Eukey (south of Stanthorpe) - vegetation fire and storm activity
1/12/2013 7:55:41 PM
Multiple Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire on Eukey Road, Eukey (south of Stanthorpe). Crews were first called to the blaze at about 1pm, following lightning strikes. The fire is not currently threatening any homes but is causing some smoke in the area. Firefighters are also investigating other areas where lightning was reported this afternoon. They have not located any significant fires. Residents are asked to call Triple Zero if they see flames, but to please be aware that firefighters are already investigating multiple reports of smoke in the area.
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