North Coast residents urged to report fires from lightning strikes
10/01/2013 4:23:50 PM
The Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) is urging residents in the North Coast Region to phone Triple Zero (000) immediately if they spot fires. A severe thunderstorm is expected to impact the region including Kingaroy, Monto, Blackbutt and Nanango this afternoon and may produce dry lightning, which can spark vegetation fires.
Contact for media enquiries: DCS media unit on (07) 3635 3310.