Mutarnee (between Ingham and Townsville) - vegetation fire
11/14/2012 4:56:12 PM
Three Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) rural crews are at the scene of a grass fire burning between Ollera Creek and Lorna Creek near the Bruce Highway, Mutarnee. Firefighters are conducting backburning in the area and there is no threat to homes. The fire is causing large volumes of smoke across the Bruce Highway and in the rail corridor. Motorists are urged to drive to the conditions and obey signs on the road.
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