Lowmead – grass fire

Queensland Fire & Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a grass fire burning in a north-easterly direction towards Old Toweran Road, Lowmead. The slow moving fire which broke out on Saturday is under control and posing no threat to property at this time. Fire crews are undertaking backburning operations and will continue to patrol the fire over the coming days. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze for the rest of today and overnight. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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