Wildfire Forces Fort McMurray Evacuation
The situation in Fort McMurray continues to deteriorate as a wildfire continues to burn, forcing the evacuation of some 80, 000 residents from their homes.
Dry conditions, low humidity, and strong winds are in Wednesday’s forecast; that’s prompted officials to say the worst is yet to come.
Flames sparked up Sunday, and firefighters were aiming to have the blaze under control by Tuesday.
There’s been no reports of serious injuries.
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Largest fire evacuation in Alberta history underway in Fort McMurray https://t.co/zE9OizVePm— Global National (@GlobalNational) May 4, 2016
Watch incredible scenes of a raging wildfire which forced 80,000 people to flee their homes in Fort McMurray, Canadahttps://t.co/Wwt3DQUOpZ— ITV News (@itvnews) May 4, 2016