Update: Sixteen fire tankers are now attending the grassfire on the Shepparton-Barmah Rd. An ambulance is also on scene. The Shepparton-Barmah Rd remains closed, and police are still diverting traffic.
The Shepparton-Barmah Road has been closed as firefighters battle a grassfire north of Shepparton on the Shepparton-Barmah Rd. A waterbomber has been called to the scene as well as at least five fire tankers. Police have closed other roads in the area and are diverting traffic away from the vicinity.