A fire has broken out at a property in 16 Mile. (Photo credit: Wayne Wendy Brundage/Facebook)

A fire has broken out at a property in 16 Mile. (Photo credit: Wayne Wendy Brundage/Facebook)

No injuries reported in fire at property in 16 Mile

Fire is at former auto wreckers site on the east side of Highway 97

UPDATE MARCH 21: No injuries are being reported in connection with the fire that broke out at a property in 16 Mile on March 20.

A commenter on Facebook said that the property belonged to her parents, but that they were okay. She wrote “The shop my parents built all my dads tools and dozens of cars are completely destroyed, they are trying to contain the fire and keep it from getting to the house.”

There is no word on how the fire started.

ORIGINAL STORY: A fire has broken out at a property in 16 Mile, north of Cache Creek, and multiple vehicles are on fire.

The fire is at the former 16 Mile auto wreckers site on the east side of Highway 97. It appears to have started in the late afternoon/early evening of Sunday, March 20.

RCMP are on scene, and motorists are being asked to stay away from the fire zone and the frontage road.

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