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Grass fire, Bowen


Firefighters, police and ambulance officers have attended a large grass fire in Bowen.

Five QFES crews attended the blaze just after 7pm on Sunday on Russell Street.

Crews began back-burning, which some nearby residents mistook for another fire.

The fire had been extinguished by 9.30pm, and while paramedics remained on scene, no one was injured or required hospitalisation.