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VIDEO: Firefighters Battle Truganina Grass Fire

Grass Fire Truganina

Firefighters are on scene in Truganina where a grass and scrub fire has broken out this evening.

 Crews arrived at the incident scene on Merribah Way, just after 7:10 pm to find a large grassfire moving quickly in a southeasterly direction. 

Large numbers of onlookers were watching the situation unfold and some residents were seen hosing their back fences in case the fire spread to their properties.

It is estimated that around 28 emergency vehicles attended the fire which billowed out smoke that could be seen all around Wyndham. FRV and CFA worked side by side to tackle the fire, bringing the incident under control just after 8 pm.

Crews are remaining on the scene to monitor the situation and ensure the fire is fully extinguished.’