GRASS FIRE KIRKWOOD ROAD – TREATED AS SUSPICIOUS

This morning saw three firefighter units once again battling a grass fire on vacant land just off Kirkwood Road in Gladstone. The fire has damaged power lines and has made visibility poor for vehicles in the area, with Police directing traffic on Kirwood Road.

Area Fire Service Queensland Director Craig Magick said the fire is being treated as suspicious.

This is the third fire that has burnt through the bush land near Kirkwood road in the last few months.