Smoke alert issued for parts of Baldivis

PIC: File

A smoke alert has been issued for parts of Baldivis.

The alert is for people living near Sixty Eight Road and Eighty Road and surrounding areas.

The smoke is the result of a bushfire burning in the area.

It is expected to clear later today.

WHAT TO DO:

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

More from Local News

Fuel Watch
  • 119.7: Vibe Mandurah
  • 119.9: Coles Express Lakelands
  • 119.9: Coles Express Singleton
  • 121.7: Puma Mandurah
  • 121.7: Ampol The Foodary Lakelands