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Lightning fires

Lightning fires

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Lightning fires

A small bushfire on the Benalla Myrrhee Whitfield Road which was brought about by lightning strikes the night of January 30 was contained by the CFA.

It was situated 2.5 kilometres North West of Myrrhee.

Other fires caused by lightning affected Greta South, Hansonville, Molyullah, Moyhu and Upper Ryans Creek.

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Another lightning strike caused a bushfire on the Cobram East-Cemetery Road which was 2 km North of Cobram East but contained.

Other areas impacted but brought under control were Cobungra, Davenport Village, Dinner Plain, Hotham Heights and Mayford.

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