Industrial fire on New Dookie Rd

By Ashlea Witoslawski

A fire is currently burning at a waste management facility on New Dookie Rd, Lemnos.

The fire began around 3.10pm and has been deemed under control with four vehicles currently on scene. 

Smoke is visible from nearby roads in Grahamvale, Lemnos and Shepparton East. 

CFA officials have stated there is no threat to the community, but are urging people to avoid the area and to monitor smoke conditions. 

If you need medical advice for exposure to smoke, contact nurse on call on 1300 606 024.

Anyone experiencing wheezing, chest tightness and difficulty breathing should call Triple Zero.