Update: Crews responding to 1 hectare fire at Great Central Lake

Update: Crews responding to 1 hectare fire at Great Central Lake

Fire located on north side of lake

Fire crews are responding to a one hectare fire on the north side of Great Central Lake.

The fire was reported around 3 p.m. Friday, at that time the Coastal Fire Centre said the fire is burning at “rank 2” intensity, which means low vigour surface fire with a slow rate of spread. By 7 p.m. the fire had grown to one hectare.

Ten crew members and a water tender on scene.