Acetylene Incident - Muswellbrook

Published: 19 Jun 2020 10:31am

Around 25 people were evacuated from a power station near Muswelbrook following an acetylene cylinder fire this morning.

At 10.31 am four local fire crews from Newcastle, Muswellbrook and Muscle Creek attended the power station on the New England Highway where the cylinder had caught fire.

Fire crews safely immobilised the cylinder and no injuries have been reported.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby

ABERDEEN Fire Station

20 Moray St, Aberdeen NSW 2336


27-31 Market Street, Muswellbrook NSW 2333

SCONE Fire Station

106 Kingdon Street, Scone NSW 2337