RCMP investigating roadside fires

Upon arrival, Canadian Natural Resource crews spotted the fires immediately, extinguishing the flames which resulted in very minimal damage.

According to the Fort St. John RCMP, the three fires were small in size and contained within the ditch alongside the road.

Following the extinguishing of the fires, B.C. Forestry attended the area to determine that there was no further risk of ignition.

Currently, the incident continues to be investigated and is being treated as suspicious in nature.

Fort St. John RCMP is requesting that anyone with any information regarding the fires please contact the local detachment at 250-787-8140. If wishing to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.