Delta firefighters respond to grass fire near B.C. Ferries terminal

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Winds near the B.C. Ferry terminal at Tsawwassen resulted in an early-morning scare for firefighters in Delta, B.C., as fire broke out on a beach just off the ferry causeway near the terminal.

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Multiple fire trucks responded to the scene and put out the fire. Firefighters say the cause of the blaze appeared to be a campfire that was not properly extinguished.

The flames jumped and spread due to the wind.

Campfires are currently banned in many parts of British Columbia.


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