09/11/10 - Shed destroyed and three minor building fires, one person in hospital

Published: 9th November 2010

Chlorine mixing with fertiliser caused a large fire which destroyed a residential shed at East Maitland today.

Fire crews also responded to a serious motor vehicle accident at Rockdale and three minor building fires at Minchinbury, New Lambton and San Remo. The Minchinbury fire involved an electrical switchboard and resulted in one male being transported to hospital with burn injuries.