The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)
Please note changes under Alert Level section
Time of issue: 03:32 PM
Date of issue: 10 November 2019
Bushfire ALL CLEAR for the eastern part of REGANS FORD in the SHIRE OF DANDARAGAN, the northern part of the SHIRE OF GINGIN and the western part of the SHIRE OF VICTORIA PLAINS
An ALL CLEAR advice has been issued for people in an area bounded by Woodbine Road, Brand Highway, Gillingarra Road, Mogumber Road West and Clarke Road in REGANS FORD in the SHIRE OF DANDARAGAN, the northern part of the SHIRE OF GINGIN and the western part of the SHIRE OF VICTORIA PLAINS.
- The bushfire that was burning in Regans Ford has been extinguished.
- The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.
- Drive slowly and with caution due.
ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:
Roads have not been closed.
Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.
Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR by contacting SHIRE OF DANDARAGAN.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
- Firefighters are monitoring the situation.
- The fire was reported at 10:34 AM on 8 November 2019.
- Currently there has been 420 hectares burnt.
- The cause of the fire is unknown.
- Shire of Dandaragan 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.
No further updates will be issued.