Unit Fire - Wollongong
Published: 06 Jun 2020 03:36pm
Fire and Rescue crews attended a triple zero call this afternoon to find a dryer alight in a unit.
After extinguishing the fire and determining there were no persons inside they remained for a short time to properly ventilate the unit block.
This is a timely reminder to check clothes dryers and lint filters for buildup of lint and dust.
Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm
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