WattleRangeNow

Local News at Your Fingertips

Bushfire still burning out of control at Tantanoola update

 Country Fire Service

 
CFS advises that an extremely dangerous bushfire is burning out of control at Tantanoola and the Glencoe Region near Mile Hill Road, Diagonal Road, the Overland Track, Woolwash Road, Flannagans Flat Road, Kongorong – Glencoe Road and the Princes Highway.
The TANTANOOLA fire is travelling in a South Easterly direction towards Glencoe, Burrungule, and the Kongorong – Glencoe Road and the Princes Highway. There is a risk to lives and property.If you are in this area you are in danger. Act immediately. Follow your Bushfire Survival Plan.Do not leave or enter this area in a vehicle or on foot, it is too late and the roads will not be safe.Take shelter in a building and actively defend it. Shelter before the fire arrives as radiant heat can kill you well before the flames reach you.If the building catches on fire and the conditions inside become unbearable, you need to get out and go to an area that has already been burnt.After the fire front has passed, check your immediate area and extinguish anything burning.Visit http://www.alert.sa.gov.au/ for rolling updates.

Comments are closed.