A 60-hectare interface fire near Martin Mountain, north of Monte Lake. Image credit: BC Wildfire Service

A 60-hectare interface fire near Martin Mountain, north of Monte Lake. Image credit: BC Wildfire Service

Boston Flats residents allowed to go home after three weeks

Evacuation order lifted for area near Cache Creek that’s been devastated by wildfire

Residents of the Boston Flats mobile home park near Cache Creek were told they could go home Friday evening.

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District announced the risk from the surrounding wildfires, notable the Elephant Hill blaze, has diminshed enough to lift the evacuation order at 5 p.m.

That was set in place three weeks ago.

Other evacuation alerts remain in place. Consult the TNRD website for more details.

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