Campbell River firefighters attended Nunns Creek Park to put out a fire Monday, Sept. 29.
The fire dispatch centre received multiple 911 calls about a large plume of black smoke in the park. Firefighters attended and brought the fire under control.
A tweet from Campbell River Fire said it is believed that the fire was in a homeless camp “that went up in flames.”
CR firefighters on scene at a fire in Nunn's Creek park. Multiple 911 calls received by our fire dispatch center for a large plume of black smoke in the park. Fire is now under control and believed to be a homeless camp that went up in flames.
— Campbell River Fire (@RiverCityFire) September 28, 2020