The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)
Please note changes to Alert Level section
Time of issue: 02:47 PM
Date of issue: 15 December 2018
Bushfire ALL CLEAR for Tanami Road between Billiluna Community and Balgo Road in TANAMI in SHIRE OF HALLS CREEK
An ALL CLEAR advice has been issued for people travelling along Tanami Road between Billiluna Community and Balgo Road in TANAMI in SHIRE OF HALLS CREEK.
- The bushfire that was burning on Tanami Road between Billiluna Community and Balgo Road in TANAMI in SHIRE OF HALLS CREEK has been extinguished.
- Firefighters will monitor the area for the rest of the day.
- The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.
- Drive slowly and with caution due to smoke and emergency services personnel working in the area.
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 the Shire of Halls Creek.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
- Firefighters are monitoring remotely.
- The fire was reported at 11:55 AM on 13 December 2018.
- The cause of the fire is unknown.
- 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.
No further updates will be issued.