WA bushfire a threat to lives and homes

Tim DorninAAP
A fire southwest of Broome in WA is burning out of control.
Camera IconA fire southwest of Broome in WA is burning out of control. Credit: AAP

A bushfire burning southwest of Broome in Western Australia is a threat to lives and homes in the area, Emergency WA says.

The blaze is burning out of control in a northerly direction near Shamrock Garden Station at Lagrange.

Fire crews are on the scene conducting backburning operations.

A watch and act warning has been issued for local residents.

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