Fire at Punthari extinguished

File photo.
File photo.

The Country Fire Service responded to a stubble fire near Ridley Road and Northern Boundary Road at Punthari, north of Mannum, on Friday evening.

As many as seven CFS units were involved, including the Jervois support unit for a water-bombing aircraft.

The fire was reported at 4.20pm, but the threat passed within about an hour.