February 21, 2023 Mary Scott 4904
Residents in the area around Spring Valley Road in Flowerdale, located north of Melbourne, are on high alert as a fast-moving blaze continues to burn out of control. The fire is threatening homes in the area, and local authorities are urging residents to evacuate immediately if they haven’t already.
According to reports, the fire started earlier today and has already burned through a large area of land. Emergency services have been working tirelessly to try and contain the blaze, but strong winds are making their efforts more difficult. As of now, there have been no reports of injuries or fatalities, but the situation remains highly volatile.
The cause of the fire is still unknown, but investigations are ongoing. Local residents are advised to monitor emergency alerts and updates from the authorities and to take all necessary precautions to keep themselves and their loved ones safe.
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BREAKING: A blaze is burning out of control around Spring Valley Road in Flowerdale. Updates to come. https://t.co/5zYfOfGqUb #7NEWS pic.twitter.com/fO87sBg5Ag
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