A Watch & Act warning has been issued for a bushfire burning north of Glen Innes.
Watch&Act: Catarrh Creek Fire #NSWRFS #NPWS and #FRNSW firefighters continue to focus efforts on the NE side of the fireground. Spot fires continue to occur ahead of the main fire front. Crews are holding the fire west of Red Hill Rd. pic.twitter.com/kw4BFKy2T9
— NSW RFS (@NSWRFS) March 12, 2019
The blaze is burning in remote bushland near Torrington, with the focus of firefighters on the north east edge of the fire.
It’s already burnt through around 3000 hectares, with embers falling in the Pyes Creek Area.
Catarrh Creek Road is closed.
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