Two Rocks bushfire suspicious

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A bushfire was deliberately lit near the intersection of Bindiar Rd and Indian Ocean Dr on Thursday. File picture

A BUSHFIRE west of Indian Ocean Drive in the eastern part of Two Rocks, which burnt 21ha of land, was deliberately lit .

At 12.17am on Friday, February the Department of Fire and Emergency issued a bushfire advice for people in Breakwater estate in an area bounded by Breakwater Dr, Oregano Dr, Bindiar Rd and Indian Ocean Dr.

The alert said the bushfire, which was reported at 11.04pm on Thursday, February 7, started near the intersection of Bindiar Rd and Indian Ocean Dr.

The Parks and Wildlife Service issued an all clear at 3.13pm on Friday saying the bushfire had been extinguished and that firefighters would monitor the area for the rest of the day.

The alert said while the danger had passed residents needed to remain vigilant in case the situation changed.

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