Forest fire situation update

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The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry reports that a forest fire located about 25 kilometres west of Elk Lake near  Bulsch Lake is under control.

In an update on the Northeastern fire situation, the ministry said the fire, identified as Kirkland Lake 2, is being held at four hectares.

The fire is reported to have started around 8 p.m. July 21 and was caused by lightning.

The ministry describes the fire risk in the area as moderate.

Forest fire situation update was last modified: July 24th, 2017 by Editorial Staff