September 4, 2014
Fourteen fire crews are currently on the scene of a large bushfire in the vicinity of Proston-Boondooma Road and Glencoe Road at Coverty.
The fire broke out about 10:40am and firefighters are currently providing structural protection to some properties and attempting to control the 400ha blaze.
QFES has advised that there is a lot of smoke in the area.
“Residents are advised to keep windows and doors closed and keep medications close by for any respiratory conditions,” a spokesman said.
“Motorists are advised to use caution on the roads. Any residents who believe their property is under threat should phone Triple Zero (000) immediately.”