NewsRegional News Fire crews respond to propane leak in Castlegar SHARE ON: Alex Skultety, staff Wednesday, Aug. 8th, 2018 Castlegar Fire Department respond to a propane leak on August 8 The Castlegar Fire Department responded to a leaking propane tank at Canadian Tire this afternoon. The call came in about 2:45pm and they were on scene until just after 4:00pm. Chief Sam Lattanzio says it was mounted on a camper in the parking lot. //www.mykootenaynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Sam-3.wav Chief Lattanzio says it took about half and hour for the tank to release its pressure. He says they secured the area and took readings of gas levels in the area. //www.mykootenaynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Sam-2.wav He says they also used water to cool the tank down.