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Children run from Tannum Sands blaze as three fires burn

A smouldering log was investigated at Wondai.
A smouldering log was investigated at Wondai. Bev Lacey

UPDATE 3.40:

FIRE crews have assessed the fire and have discovered it is three separate fires.

Children have been spotted running out of the bushland. 

Fire crews were earlier trying to find an access point into bushland to reach the fires.

The fire was reported at 3.15pm. 

EARLIER:

FIRE crews are trying to access a fire along Coronation Dr in Tannum Sands.

So far the crews have been unable to reach the fire and don't know how big it is.

It is believed to be just a grass fire at this stage.

The fire was reported at 3.15pm.

More to come ...

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