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Grass Fire Sparks, Miriam Vale

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QFES Newsroom 

Firefighters are at the scene of a grass fire near Miriam Vale on Monday.  

It is alight near Forestry Road at Colosseum.

It broke out on Sunday and is posing no threat to property at this time.

Firefighters are working to contain the blaze. Nearby areas, including Bororen and Miriam Vale, may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the day.

Smoke is also affecting the Bruce Highway in the area.

Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.