The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)
Time of issue: 09:09 AM
Date of issue: 19 September 2019
Bushfire ALL CLEAR for part of MOUNT ANKETELL in CITY OF KARRATHA
An ALL CLEAR advice has been issued for people travelling along North West Coastal Highway near Karratha Industrial Estate in CITY OF KARRATHA .
- The bushfire is no longer impacting the community in this area.
- The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.
ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:
Roads have not been closed.
Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR CITY OF KARRATHA.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
- Firefighters are monitoring the situation remotely.
- The fire was reported at 07:07 PM on 18 September 2019.
- The cause of the fire is unknown.
- People are asked to report any suspicious behaviour to Police Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
- DFES is managing the fire.
KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
The next update to be provided by 11am tomorrow unless the situation changes.