Fire near train lines now extinguished
UPDATE 4.05pm: THE grass fire that caused the closure of train lines at Casino this afternoon has been extinguished.
Passenger trains are not affected at this time.
Original story: FIREFIGHTERS are on scene at a fire at Colches Street in Casino.
Fire and Rescue NSW and the Rural Fire Service are on scene fighting a grass fire in the old railway yards.
Trains have been halted on the line because of the smoke and to provide safe access for firefighters.