Queensland Fire and Emergency crews have contained a roadside blaze in the South Burnett. (Picture: Tristan Evert)
Queensland Fire and Emergency crews have contained a roadside blaze in the South Burnett. (Picture: Tristan Evert)

Fire and emergency crews contain roadside Burnett blaze

QUEENSLAND Fire and Emergency crews have battled to contain a vegetation fire burning along the side of a road near Murgon.

They were called to the blaze between McPhee Road, Kingaroy, Burrandowan Road and Freshwater Road, Durong at 1.25pm after reports of a vegetation fire.

A Queensland fire and Emergency spokesperson said crews are continuing to monitor the fire.

Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke throughout the afternoon.

Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by.

South Burnett

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