Please be on high alert if driving on Road 40 / Lillooet-Pioneer Highway in the vicinity of areas burned by the McKay Creek fire K71030. Rolling debris has been observed falling onto the road and the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure (MoTI) has warning signage in place through this area.
Motorists should avoid any non-essential travel into or through an Evacuation Alert or Order area.
If you are travelling, plan ahead and be prepared for closures or lengthy delays due to wildfire activity, or crews and heavy equipment working on containment.
- For Evacuation Alerts and Orders in the SLRD, visit: https://www.slrd.bc.ca/emergency-program/emergency-alerts-orders
- For wildfire travel advisories: https://www.tranbc.ca/current-wildfire-advisories/
- For BC Highway updates: www.drivebc.ca
- Sign up for the SLRD Alert to receive emergency notifications by text, telephone and email: www.slrd.bc.ca/slrdalert