Damaged power-lines cause fire at Nuriootpa | GALLERY

CFS have attended a fire at midday today near the Nuriootpa Bridge after sparking power lines ignited the area.

Police at the scene reported that they are not treating the fire as suspicious.

It is not immediately clear how the power lines triggered the blaze but wild weather could have contributed.

Witnesses have reported seeing sparks on the power-lines, followed by an explosion.

The fire has been contained by the CFS and no injuries have been reported.

More details to come.