DFES issues emergency warning for bushfire burning in Drovers Cave National Park

An emergency warning has been issued for a bushfire in Jurien Bay.
Camera IconAn emergency warning has been issued for a bushfire in Jurien Bay.Picture: File image

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UPDATE: An out-of-control bushfire bring in Jurien Bay has closed Stockyard Gully National Park and Lesueur National Park.

People in the vicinity of the Drovers Cave National Park are in danger and need to act immediately to survive as a bushfire is burning out-of-control in the area.

An emergency warning has been issued for people in an area bounded by Coorow Green Head Road, Indian Ocean Drive, Sandy Point Road and the intersection of Cockleshell Gully Road and Gairdner Road.

About 40 firefighters are battling the out-of-control and unpredictable blaze.

Cockleshell Gully Road has been closed and motorists are asked to avoid the area.

The fire started in the park about 12.30pm today.