Police investigate suspicious fires

March 14, 2024 12:13 pm in by
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Police are treating three fires on Tuesday afternoon, 12 March, as suspicious, and ask anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.

The first fire occurred around 12:45pm, and emergency services were called to Eyre Highway at Yaninee, where approximately 250 square metres of scrub and bush burnt.

The second blaze took place around 1:15pm on Streaky Bay Road near Streaky Bay, where approximately 10 metres of grass and bush burnt.

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The third fire occurred around 4:40pm on the Flinders Highway near Laura Bay, where approximately 140 square metres burnt.

Police believe all fires were deliberately lit.