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

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East End (south-west of Gladstone) – vegetation fire as at 7.35pm Tues 11 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire burning near the Bruce Highway and Koncina Road, East End. This fire broke out this afternoon and there is no threat to property at this time. Crews are working to contain the fire and smoke may affect East End and surrounds. If affected, residents are advised to close windows and doors. Those suffering a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they should contact Triple Zero (000) immediately.