B.C. declares state of emergency as hundreds of wildfires burn across province | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED


B.C. declares state of emergency as hundreds of wildfires burn across province

The British Columbia government has declared a provincewide state of emergency in response to the ongoing wildfire situation.

Minister of Public Safety Mike Farnworth made the declaration on Wednesday morning.

"Public safety is always our first priority and, as wildfire activity is expected to increase, this is a progressive step in our wildfire response to make sure British Columbia has access to any and all resources necessary," Farnworth said in a statement.

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