Fire crews tackle bushfire at Rules Beach

MULTIPLE fire crews are at the scene of a bushfire burning along Coast Rd, Rules Beach, north-east of Baffle Creek.

Crews are working to construct containment lines at the blaze, which broke out around 2pm on Thursday.

Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze.

They have been advised to close windows and doors, and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by.

Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.



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