SALMON ARM , B.C. — An evacuation order has been issued for 10 homes near Salmon Arm, B.C., due to concerns about a possible landslide.
The Columbia Shuswap Regional District issued the order Saturday night, telling residents to gather their family, pets and critical items and leave immediately.
The regional district says in a release that a slope in the area has become unstable due to water runoff.
It says the homes were evacuated as a precaution.
A geotechnical assessment is scheduled to be completed Sunday.
There's no word on when the evacuation order may be lifted.