Swift action helps fight fire

The fire began in State forest east of Hollybank, near Underwood on the East Tamar, about 2.30pm yesterday and burned about 10ha.
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Incident controller Paul Rosevear said six Forestry Tasmania and Tasmania Fire Service crews started clearing a containment line around the fire, working until nightfall.

Mr Rosevear said a bulldozer would be used today to build a fire break and the fire should be quickly controlled.

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