News Small wildfire breaks out near Castlegar SHARE ON: Zach Stewart, staff Monday, Jul. 5th, 2021 (Supplied by Mike Johnstone) A downed power line has caused a small fire in Pass Creek. The BC Wildfire Service says the flame is 0.01 hectares in size. Crews from Pass Creek Volunteer Fire Department and BC Wildfire Service quickly responded. The road is now open to traffic, however some areas of Pass Creek remain without power.