Vulcan RCMP are currently assisting in the evacuation of the village of Carmangay due to a large grass fire.

This grass fire spans 7-10 miles and is out of control.

Please stay clear of Highway 520 east of Claresholm and Highway 23 from Barons to Carmangay. Report issued at 3:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

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