People are warned to be careful when driving through areas near Bassendean because of smoke from a bushfire currently burning in Success Hill Reserve, Bassendean.
Motorists should avoid River Road and Lloyd Street near Morley Drive.
If you come across smoke on the road you should:
· Turn your headlights on to make your vehicle more
visible to others
· Drive slowly
· Keep a close watch for and follow any directions given
by emergency services personnel
· If you cannot see clearly, pull over to the side of the
road, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and
wait until the smoke clears
If you have a respiratory condition you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.
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