Media release

Bushfire - Advice – Zuccoli

Fire and Rescue

LOCATION: Vicinity of Follington St, Garrick St and Radford Rd

ALERT LEVEL: Advice. A fire has started in the area. There is no immediate danger. Monitor the situation for changes.

FIRE TYPE: Bushfire.

STATUS: Under control.

The fire is at a stage where firefighting resources are only required for patrol purposes.

CURRENT SITUATION: A large grass fire has occurred at the rear of Zuccoli in the area of Follington St, Garrick St and Radford Rd. Smoke is being generated from the remnants of the fire and this will occur for some time.

RISKS FACED BY PEOPLE IN THE AREA: Smoke from this fire may affect visibility. Active fire may occur close to the roadside. Firefighting crews may be working close to the roadside.

ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: For the safety of firefighting crews and other vehicles, drivers in the area are urged to slow down, turn on headlights and drive safely for the conditions. If a fire is threatening life or property, call 000 immediately.  

For up to date information regarding NTFRS bushfires, visit https://securent.nt.gov.au/alerts or https://www.facebook.com/NTPFES

IT IS EXPECTED THIS SITUATION MAY CONTINUE UNTIL: 27-07-2021 12:00:00 (12.00am)

PFES Media