Update on Grates Cove Fire

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Saturday, July 7, 2018

PHOTO: Facebook/Amber Hyde

The fire burning outside Grates Cove, NL is now about 30% contained.

A fire duty officer says personnel have been back on the ground since 8:00 this morning. 

Forestry officials and firefighters are on the scene. A water bomber from Gander has been dispatched.

There is a lot of smoke and some flame in the area.

So far the fire has consumed 250 hectares.

The Team

© Wx Centre