Fire breaks out near Lake Osisko

Fire breaks out near Lake Osisko

A fire breaks out near Lake Osisko

Access at certain roads is blocked due to the fire raging in the Lake Osisko sector, in Rouyn-Noranda.

A fire broke out in Rouyn-Noranda on Monday afternoon , around 2:30 p.m., in a wooded area between Lake Osisko and the bypass.

Six wildland firefighters were still at work as of this writing. lines, in an attempt to control the fire. A tank plane was also used.

The fire was detected by SOPFEU thermal detection planes.

None infrastructure is not at risk at this time, according to the organization.

More details to come.