Warning following rubbish fire at New Chum

May 12, 2023 3:57 pm in by
Fire and Rescue appliance, Brisbane

Multiple Fire and Rescue Service (FRS) crews are on scene at a rubbish fire on Redbank Plains Road, New Chum.

The fire is contained but crews are working to bring the fire under control. It is generating thick black smoke in the area, including over the Cunningham Highway and in Blackstone.

Nearby residents should close their windows and doors, and those suffering from a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by.

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Motorists in the area should drive with caution and to conditions.