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Wildfire near Logan Lake growing considerably.

Kamloops Fire Centre information officer Brenna Ward says the fire near Tunkwa Lake was estimated at two hectares when it was first discovered yesterday afternoon.

At last check, it has grown to a whopping 150 hectares.

"Merritt has sent a second unit crew out. We also had a unit and initial attack crew that responded. So, there were about 40 crew members at the scene. Unfortunately, its suspected to be human caused."

Air support was also used to battle the blaze yesterday.

No structures are threatened, and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

 

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