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Multiple fires burn through 30 hectares

March 08, 2018

UPDATE 3.52PM: THERE were eight fires burning from John Allen Rd in Kyabram to West of Scobie Road. 

About 20-30 hectares have been nurmt all on private property.

The largest of which burnt through 15-20 hectares west of Scobie Rd. 

There has been no damage to structures. 

A fire investigator is on the scene looking to determine the cause and Echuca detectives are on their way. 

CFA deployed 25 units with 75 fire fighters battling the blazes. 

Traffic is still being diverted. 

EARLIER: THERE are seven fires burning in Tongala and people are being urged to remain vigilant.

CFA have asked people to stay away from Finlay Rd, in particular.

According to Vic Emergency's website, 24 vehicles are responding to one of the bushfires.

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