Warning message
SA Metropolitan Fire Service

SA Metropolitan Fire Service

Message ID: 0004870
Time Message Issued: 03:00
Date Message Issued: 03/08/2020

Fire Origin / Fire Name: PORT AUGUSTA WEST


Issued for Port Augusta in South Australia's far north 

MFS advises that crews are responding to a structure fire at a home and nearby motel business. 

The location of the incident is near the corner of Burgoyne Street and the Eyre Highway at Port Augusta WEST.

The incident is causing smoke and embers to drift across the highway and neighbourhood. People with respiratory issues are advised to remain indoors and close all doors and windows until the smoke has passed. Traffic on the Eyre Highway may be impacted by this incident.

This message will be updated as the situation changes or before: 03/08/2020 07:00

For further information refer to the MFS website www.mfs.sa.gov.au

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