Source: QLD Rural Fire Service
Watch and Act: 40 Main Camp Creek Rd, Thornton
Bushfire warning level: WATCH AND ACT
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire in Thornton and Lefthand Branch and conditions are getting worse.
Follow your bushfire survival plan now. If you do not have a plan, your safest option is to leave now if it is clear to do so. If you are not in the area, do not return, as conditions are too dangerous.
Currently as at 11.25am Saturday 9 November, a bushfire is burning between Mulgowie Road and Main Camp Creek Road. The fire is expected to impact Watkins Drive and Dippel Road within two hours.
Residents in Watkins Drive and Dippel Road should evacuate via Mulgowie Road and Main Camp Creek Road in a northerly direction towards Laidley.
Fire crews are working to contain the fire but firefighters may not be able to protect every property. You should not expect a firefighter at your door.
Power, water, and mobile phone service may be lost.
People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality.
Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you believe you are under threat.
Response Date: 7/11/2019, 9:37 AM
Vehicles on Scene: 17
Vehicles on Route: 9
Last Update: 9/11/2019, 12:20 PM
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