SOUTH NANANGO FIRE: Fire crews are on scene at a reported bushfire in South Nanango. Picture: File
SOUTH NANANGO FIRE: Fire crews are on scene at a reported bushfire in South Nanango. Picture: File

Over 15 fire crews rush to South Burnett bushfire

UPDATE 4.20PM: 

OVER 15 fire crews have worked tirelessly to extinguish a bushfire in South Nanango this afternoon. 

A QFES spokeswoman said the fire was put out around 4.10pm. 

The first crew arrived around 1.30pm to reports of a blaze burning to the north of Beitzel Rd and to the east of Bochmann Rd. 

EARLIER: 

MULTIPLE fire crews are currently on scene to a bushfire in South Nanango.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) has said the vegetation fire is burning to the north of Beitzel Rd, and to the east of Bochmann Rd as of 2pm.

The fire is reportedly travelling in a north easterly direction.

People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality.

Call triple-0 immediately if you believe you or your property is under threat.

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