Firefighters, a helicopter and the Kaleden fire department were fighting a small grass fire south of Kaleden Sunday afternoon.

B.C. Wildfire Service said the smoldering ground-fire was around 30 x 40 metres in size as of 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

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The blaze, which has been named the Mount McLellan Fire, was not threatening any structures.

It’s located around 4.5 kilometres south of Kaleden.

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What sparked the fire has not been determined.

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The South Okanagan, along with the rest of the Okanagan Valley, is currently under a heat warning.




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