BREAKING: Grass fire blankets rural road in smoke
1.55PM: AS MANY as five fire crews are now on route to a ‘large’ grass fire burning south of Marlborough.
Crews were alerted to the vegetation fire, burning on the Kunwarara Rd and Stanage Bay Rd, around 12.40pm.
More to follow.
1.30PM: FIRE crews are rushing to a large grass fire south of Marlborough.
Emergency services were notified of the fire, 40kms south of Marlborough at Kunwarara on the Bruce Highway.
The fire has been described as a ‘large, moving grass fire.’
Smoke has blanketed parts of the Bruce Highway near the fire.
More to come.