Wildfire burning near Candle Lake

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A wildfire is burning northeast of Candle Lake.

The fire is burning near Heritage Lake, along Highway 913.

According to the provincial wildfire map, it was one of eight uncontained wildfires burning in the province Friday. Several other fires are burning in the northwest, near Buffalo Narrows.

According to the Saskatchewan Highway Hotline, Highway 913 is closed between Highway 120 and Highway 912 due to the wildfire.