PARKLAND COUNTY (CityNews) — An emergency alert has been issued for Parkland County as a wildfire spread Thursday evening.
Officials say the fire west of Tomahawk is moving rapidly in a northwest direction.
Windy conditions are contributing to the fire’s spread.
Residents who live west of Range Rd #62 to the western border of Parkland County should be prepared for possible immediate evacuation.
Due to dry and windy conditions, fire advisories have been issued for most of Alberta’s forest areas.