Fire crews dampen moving scrub fire

The bush fire created a hazy smog near Grand Boulevard and burnt across 1ha of land.
The bush fire created a hazy smog near Grand Boulevard and burnt across 1ha of land.

A Department of Fire and Emergency Services spokesman said the grass and scrub fire was reported about 4pm on February 13, and heading towards Collier Pass and Lakeside Shopping Centre.

He said crews from the Joondalup, Wangara, Ellenbrook and Wanneroo Central brigades attended and quickly had the fire under control.

Police attended and closed Collier Pass and Grand Boulevard due to the heavy smoke.