Smoke Descends on Perth as Nearby Bushfire Rages

Smoke blanketed parts of Perth, Western Australia, on Tuesday, February 2, as the nearby Wooroloo bushfire raged.

This video, uploaded by Rianna Fitzpatrick, shows a thick smoke haze descending on Matilda Bay.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services issued a smoke alert for the Perth metropolitan area cautioning locals to take care when travelling, as visibility was low. Credit: Rianna Fitzpatrick via Storyful