Lytton, B.C., wildfire likely caused by humans, official says

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Lytton, B.C., wildfire likely caused by humans, official says” – below is their description.

A B.C. Wildfire Service official said Sunday it’s suspected that the fire that devastated the village of Lytton, B.C., was likely human-caused and came from within the town. The province said most homes and structures in the village are now gone.

Read more:

Connect with CBC News Online:

For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage:

Find CBC News on Facebook:

Follow CBC News on Twitter:

For breaking news on Twitter:

Follow CBC News on Instagram:

Subscribe to CBC News on Snapchat:

Download the CBC News app for iOS:

Download the CBC News app for Android:


For more than 75 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and national programming on multiple platforms, including CBC Television, CBC News Network, CBC Radio,, mobile and on-demand, CBC News and its internationally recognized team of award-winning journalists deliver the breaking stories, the issues, the analyses and the personalities that matter to Canadians.

CBC News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - CBC News

CBC News is the division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the news gathering and production of news programs on the corporation’s English-language operations, namely CBC Television, CBC Radio, CBC News Network, and

CBC News is the largest news broadcaster in Canada. It frequently collaborates with its French-language counterpart, Radio-Canada Info, although the two are organizationally separate.

Recent from CBC News:

  • Parmish Verma’s lavish, loud B.C. wedding reception angers some neighbours
  • MPs debate vaccine mandate for the House of Commons
  • Facebook rebrand comes as company faces increased scrutiny over its practices
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.