Someone in B.C. took advantage of a wildfire to make off with a stolen vehicle. A 24-year-old B.C. firefighter named Connor Callaghan was fighting wildfires on Friday, August 21, when his truck got stolen from a parking lot. A number of his belongings were in the truck.\nThe young firefighter posted on Instagram, describing the truck as a "Navy Blue 2003 Toyota Tundra."\nEditor's Choice: The Canucks Lost Hard Last Night & The Golden Knights Tweeted A Ruthless Celebration\nCallaghan told Narcity that he spent three nights fighting the wildfires in Penticton, B.C. On Friday, he returned to his base in Merritt.\nHis truck had been parked in the same lot where many other wildfire service employees leave their vehicles while on deployment, he told us.\nCameras installed on the lot show that the truck was taken at around 2:45 a.m. on Friday morning, he said. He arrived just a few hours later to see that his truck had disappeared from its spot.\nCallaghan told Narcity that he filed a police report with the RCMP in Merritt. Narcity has reached out to RCMP for comment and we will update this article when we have a response.\nCallaghan said that he was able to get a ride from a coworker to Kelowna after filing the police report.\n"All of my belongings were in the vehicle," he said.\nView this post on Instagram STOLEN TRUCK. Navy Blue 2003 Toyota Tundra License plate JY 3181 *If anyone in Vancouver area sees it please notify the police.* There is canopy and a Thule bike rack on the back, but without the ski box as pictures. Tailgate is grey. I was surprised to find my beloved truck/camper missing from the BC Wildfire parking lot in Merritt BC yesterday upon return from night shifts fighting the Christie Mountain wildfire in Penticton BC. Security cameras show it happening at around 2:45am Friday August 21st. Find my iPhone showed it to be in Mission BC at 3:45pm on Friday August 21st. I live in that vehicle in the summers while fighting wildfires, so all of my belongings were in it including my laptop, iPad and school bag that I need for my last year at University starting in September. Thank you for sharing! A post shared by Connor Callaghan (@connorcallaghan) on Aug 22, 2020 at 10:40am PDT\nHe told us that he lives in the truck during the summers while battling wildfires.\nThe back of the truck is covered by a canopy, and the vehicle has a grey tailgate. There's also a bike rack on the back. The license plate is JY 3181.\nCallaghan is a student at UBCO when he's not fighting fires during the summer. He's in the mechanical engineering program and is set to begin his final year this fall.\nAmong the belongings in the truck include his laptop, his iPad, and his school bag which he needs for the coming year.\n"My iPad was in my school bag which was in the vehicle, and I turned it to lost mode. It got a ping in Mission BC but nothing since."\nHe told us that he received a call from the police in Mission and they've been very helpful in the process and are reportedly going to be patrolling for the truck in the area.\n"I would just like to say thank you for all the support, it’s really nice to see the community come together," said Callaghan.