**Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required at this incident.**

Earlier........

Iveragh (Gladstone)– bushfire as at 3.15pm Sun 20 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a bushfire burning near the Bruce Highway at Iveragh. This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time, however the Bruce Highway is closed in both directions. Firefighters are working to control the blaze. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.