FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Peace River Regional District has rescinded the Evacuation Alert for part of Electoral Area E.

The North East BC Emergency & Public Alert service sent out the notice at about 2 p.m. on Monday.

The following properties were included in the alert:

The evacuation alert was issued on August 15th for the Pine River Wildfire, burning around 2,542 hectares.

Further information will be released if the situation changes, according to the PRRD.