media release
SA Metropolitan Fire Service

SA Metropolitan Fire Service


Incident Name: DRY CREEK

Note: The following message is to be read on air verbatim as soon as possible and then at regular intervals thereafter or until the message expires or is superseded by another message related to this incident.

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Time Message Issued: 06:35
Date Message Issued: 1/01/2014/font>

MFS advises that crews are responding to a Rubbish fire at a waste depot .

The emergency is located at Hanson Road, Wingfield.

The emergency is causing smoke to drift in a south westerly direction, a strong smell of smoke is present across much of Metropolitan Adelaide, including as far south as Hallett Cove. While the fire does not present any threat to the public, residents are advised to close all windows and doors to reduce the smell of smoke. Road users are advised to not travel in the area around the Port River Expressway and Hanson Road Wingfield unless absolutely necessary. If they do travel in the area use caution on roads as smoke may reduce visibility..

While the MFS is aware of this incident, if you notice a different emergency incident that is unattended, call "000".

For information, listen to your local emergency services broadcaster, or visit the MFS website

Repeating, MFS advises that crews are responding to a Rubbish fire at a waste depot .

The location of the emergency is Hanson Road, Wingfield.

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This message must not be broadcast after: 01 Jan 2014 09:30

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