Punchbowl house fire

Published: 12th April 2008

Lakemba and Bankstown fire crews were called to a house fire this morning in Bouvardia Street, Punchbowl. Firefighters were on scene within seven minutes and found one person suffering from smoke inhalation and burns and the house ablaze. While firefighters carried out first aid on the injured occupant other crews brought the fire under control and extinguished it. The fire was contained to the front of the house and the injured resident taken to hospital by ambulance.