Gladstone fire crews at a grass fire at Beak St.
Gladstone fire crews at a grass fire at Beak St.

BREAKING: Road closed for grass fire at New Auckland

UPDATE 4.20pm:

GLADSTONE fire crews were quick to extinguish a grass fire at Beak St, New Auckland.

The blaze threatened an old shed nearby, but the fire was extinguished before any threat became a real danger.

The Gladstone Fire and Emergency services crews are still at the scene cleaning the area with the Gladstone Police.

Earlier:

A GRASS fire has started at New Auckland at Beak St.

The Gladstone Fire and Emergency Service crews are at the scene and are closing a section of the road.

The fire was reported at 3.46pm this afternoon.

The Gladstone Police and Ergon Energy have also been requested to the scene.