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

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Hemmant (east Brisbane) – scrap metal fire as at 7.40pm Thurs 20 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a scrap metal fire burning near Anton Road, Hemmant. This fire broke out about 7pm and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are working to contain and extinguish the blaze. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the evening. Residents should 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.