Wildfire destroys homes in Fort McMurray; most of city evacuated CTV NEWS (1)
Published Tuesday, May 3, 2016 8:56AM EDT
Last Updated Tuesday, May 3, 2016 8:51PM EDT
The 26-square kilometre wildfire in Fort McMurray has engulfed homes in multiple areas and mandatory evacuations have been ordered for most of the city.
The areas of Centennial trailer park, Beaconhill and Gregoire have all been confirmed as having structures burned by the fire. However, no injuries or casualties have been reported.
According to Premier Rachel Notley, more than 29,000 people have been affected by the evacuations of most of Fort McMurray, now the largest evacuation due to a fire in the history of the province.
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