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Smoke Fills Sky Near Lytton Creek Fire in British Columbia

Smoke filled the sky in British Columbia’s Thompson-Nicola regional district on Saturday, July 31, as the nearby Lytton Creek fire continued to burn at 48,282 hectares (about 186 square miles).

Firefighters have been battling the out of control blaze since June 30, according to the British Columbia Wildfire Service.

This footage, filmed by Twitter user @TINA3355PJC, shows a hazy sky above the BC-5 highway on Saturday morning. Credit: @TINA3355PJC via Storyful

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