Emergency situation, Bundamba

Police have declared an emergency situation as crews work to contain a dangerous bushfire at Bundamba this afternoon.

The emergency declaration is bound by Keith Street to Bognuda Street and Nelson Street to the Bremer River and Warrego Highway.

Residents within the exclusion zone are being evacuated and are urged to follow the advice of emergency services on the ground.

The declaration was made at 2pm under the provisions of the Public Safety Preservation Act.

Members of the public are advised to avoid the area while emergency crews respond.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services issued an Emergency Warning at 2.10pm urging residents to leave immediately.

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