UP IN SMOKE: Scrub near the New England Hwy smolders after firefighter brought a flare up under control. Photo Daniel Elliott / Stanthorpe Border Post
UP IN SMOKE: Scrub near the New England Hwy smolders after firefighter brought a flare up under control. Photo Daniel Elliott / Stanthorpe Border Post Daniel Elliott

Fire at Stanthorpe Industrial Estate

SCRUB adjacent to the New England Hwy and the Stanthorpe Industrial Estate flared into a small bushfire this afternoon.

The Queensland Fire Service received multiple 000 calls and were first alerted to the fire at 12.47pm.

Fire crews arrived on the scene at 1pm with the fire burning on both sides of the highway and approaching the industrial estate.

Fire fighters were able to bring the fire under control by 1.34pm.



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