Bushfire alert for remote Yandeyarra community

Sophia ConstantineNorth West Telegraph
Camera Iconbushfire Credit: 7 News

A bushfire alert has been issued for the remote Yandeyarra community in the Town of Port Hedland.

The bushfire, which is being treated as suspicious, started along the Great Northern Highway and is moving slowly in a north westerly direction.

The Department of Fire and Emergency services have advised the fire is out of control and unpredictable.

Four firefighters are attending the scene and drivers are asked to avoid the area.

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