Aerial crews sent in to fight Kwinana fire

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AERIAL fire fighters have been sent in to fight a fire in Kwinana, at the intersection of Patterson Road and Office Road in East Rockingham, this afternoon.

The fire was reported at 2.58pm and is considered out-of-control, and unpredictable.

A number of roads have been closed including Office Road between Patterson Road and Mandurah Road.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Approximately 32 career and volunteer Fire and Rescue Service firefighters are attending.

The fire is moving at a moderate speed in a north easterly direction.

Keep up to date with the situation at https://www.emergency.wa.gov.au/#.

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