House Fire - Inverell

Published: 26 Nov 2020 01:51pm

Just before 2pm, Fire and Rescue NSW received multiple calls to Triple Zero (000) reporting a house fire on Swan Street, Inverell.

Inverell Fire Station arrived on scene quickly to find a two story house fully involved with flames through the roof, and got to work to attack the blaze.

Firefighters worked from outside the structure to control the fire for more than an hour before being able to enter the building to conduct final extinguishment of the blaze.

The house was totally destroyed by the blaze however no injuries were reported.

Investigations into the cause of the fire are ongoing with NSW Police in attendance.

Images of the incident can be found at the link below.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Related safety topics

Smoke alarms

It“s the law to have at least one working smoke alarm installed on every level of your home.

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Stations nearby

INVERELL Fire Station

59 Evans Street, Inverell NSW 2360

BINGARA Fire Station

44 Finch Street, Bingara NSW 2404

WARIALDA Fire Station

19 Geddes Street, Warialda NSW 2402