Car Crash, Powerlines Down and Fire - Heatherbrae

Published: 09 Jun 2020 07:23pm

Fire and Rescue NSW crews from northern Newcastle are in attendance at a serious car crash in Heatherbrae.

Crews arrived to find a car had heavily impacted a pole with power lines down and a fire was developing. The occupant was away from the vehicle in the hands of Ambulance NSW crews.

Firefighters extinguished the fire and are dealing with downed power lines.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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