Fire fighters have spent the morning battling a commercial structure fire at an industrial shed in Molendinar.
Multiple crews were called to the scene on Industrial Avenue near Enterprise street, shortly after 3am this morning.
It’s believed the single storey shed was well alight when fire fighters arrived.
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Around 6am, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services said that crews were still ‘dampening down hot spots’, though they had the blaze contained.
We’re still being warned that smoke may affect the Molendinar area.
Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions, and if residents are affected by smoke they should close windows and doors.
“Those suffering from a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by.
“If residents are concerned their property is under threat they should phone Triple Zero immediately”, a QFES statement said.
Police are investigating what started the blaze.
Molendinar (Gold Coast) – commercial structure fire as at 5.50am Mon 11/02. Fire currently contained. Smoke may affect area throughout the morning: https://t.co/sWN3CyYDyy
— Qld Fire & Emergency (@QldFES) February 10, 2019