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SA Metropolitan Fire Service

SA Metropolitan Fire Service

ADVICE MESSAGE

Incident Name: MOUNT GAMBIER

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read on air verbatim as soon as possible and then at regular intervals thereafter or until the message expires or is superseded by another message related to this incident.

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ADVICE MESSAGE

Time Message Issued: 15:17
Date Message Issued: 22/09/2014

MFS advises that crews are responding to a industrial fire at a timber mill within two wood chip silos.

The incident is located at Jubilee Highway, Mt Gambier in the state's South East.

The incident is causing a large amount of smoke to be present in the area. Motorists are advised that smoke may reduce visibility. Residents should close all doors and windows until the smoke has passed..

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 www.mfs.sa.gov.au.

Repeating, MFS advises that crews are responding to a industrial fire at a timber mill within two wood chip silos.

The location of the incident is Jubilee Highway, Mt Gambier in the state's South East.

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This message must not be broadcast after: 22 Sep 2014 18:15

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