Update two – ADVICE – Pierces Creek grass fire

The ACT Rural Fire Service and ACT Fire & Rescue is working to extinguish a grass fire burning at Pierces Creek.

The Bushfire Alert and Warning Level for this fire has been set at ADVICE.

The ACT Rural Fire Service and ACT Fire & Rescue has 12 units on scene. Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS) tankers are also on scene with a bulldozer requested to assist.

The fire is located near Settlement Road and is burning in a south-westerly direction.

The fire is approximately 750 metres x 400 metres in size and is out of control.

Crews are working to establish a containment line around the fire with flame heights from three metres up to 10 metres in some areas.

No property is currently under threat.

Update to follow.

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