Source: QLD Rural Fire Service

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a grass fire burning near Grinsteads Road at Eli Waters.This fire broke out about 10.30am today. Firefighters are providing property protection, and conducting backburning operations and strengthening containment lines to bring the fire under control. Residents in Eli Waters, Hervey Bay and Dundowran may be affected by smoke.Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Response Date: 10/9/2017, 10:44 AM
Vehicles on Scene: 15
Vehicles on Route: 7
Last Update: 10/9/2017, 2:56 PM

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