06/11/2015 04:57 EDT | Updated 06/11/2016 05:12 EDT

Lytton wildfire covering 150 hectares west of Fraser River

A wildfire has broken out south of Lytton, B.C., the province's Wildfire Management Branch confirmed Thursday afternoon.

Aircraft and 19 firefighters are responding to the 150-hectare blaze on the west side of the Fraser River.

More to come.