BUSHFIRE ADVICE – ROAD CLOSURE – HUMPTY DOO
UPDATE 1800hrs: Arnhem Highway is now open.
LOCATION: Arnhem Highway between Freds Pass Road and Zamia Road.
ALERT LEVEL: Advice.
FIRE TYPE: Bushfire.
STATUS: Going. Effective strategies are in operation or planned for the entire perimeter.
CURRENT SITUATION: A fire is burning in the Produce Road area with heavy smoke in the area.
Due to firefighting operations on the Arnhem Highway, the Arnhem Highway will be closed until further notice. Police will be in attendance to direct traffic.
RISKS FACED BY PEOPLE IN THE AREA: Smoke from this fire may affect visibility. Active fire may occur close to the roadside. Firefighting crews may be working close to the roadside.
ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC:…