Multiple QFRS crews called to vegetation fire at Rules Beach

MULTIPLE Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) crews called to a vegetation fire on Coast Road, Rules Beach (south of Agnes Water) this morning.

Firefighters were called to the fire around 10.30am and were still on the scene at 12.30pm.

The blaze was causing a large volume of smoke and motorists are urged to drive to conditions.

Residents are advised to keep their doors and windows closed and if they suffer from respiratory illnesses, keep medication close by.

If you feel your home is at threat, dial Triple Zero (000) immediately.