Murray Bridge man reported after lighting fire

A 24-year-old man from Murray Bridge has been reported for lighting a fire on a total fire ban day.

Police and CFS were called to a property on Burdett Road, Sunnyside just before 5.30pm on Monday December 18 after smoke was spotted coming from the property.

The man was allegedly burning rubbish in a fire pit which was extinguished by CFS crews. No injuries or property damage were reported.

He will appear in the Murray Bridge Magistrates Court at a later date.