HAZMAT incident - Raymond Terrace

Published: 17 Jun 2020 12:00am

Crews from Fire and Rescue NSW attended a HAZMAT incident inside a caravan on Hunter St, Raymond Terrace just before 3am on Wednesday morning.

Upon arrival crews noticed the occupant, a 29 year old male, had been using a coal heater inside the caravan and may have suffered carbon monoxide poisoning.

Luckily the man managed to wake up in time and was not seriously injured.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby


3-5 Leisure Way, Raymond Terrace NSW 2324

TARRO Fire Station

8 Eastern Avenue, Tarro NSW 2322

MORPETH Fire Station

169 Swan Street, Morpeth NSW 2321