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Elsie the air crane in action

  • Elsie the Eriksson Air Crane
  • Elsie the Eriksson Air Crane
  • Elsie the Eriksson Air Crane

By: CFA News

Category: Incidents - Bushfire

  8.13 PM 21 January, 2013


Location: District 14 News

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Elsie the air crane was in action last night in Cocoroc near Werribee when local crews were unable to get access to a fire in reeds on Werribee River bank.

The helicopter was able to drop water on the river bank and quickly bring the fire under control.

Watch video from Werribee CFA Facebook page.

Last Updated: 22 January 2013