Boat Fire - Warners Bay

Published: 27 Aug 2020 01:32am

Early this morning at approximately 1:30am Fire and Rescue NSW crews were called to reports of a boat well alight in Lake St, Warners Bay.

Crews from Cardiff were first on scene. They arrived to find a boat at the end of a pier fully ablaze.

The boat was fully destroyed and sunk, specialist Hazmat crews setup booms to prevent any fuel leaking.

Salvage crews will attend in the morning to retrieve the vessel. Overall five trucks in total from the Newcastle area attended this incident.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby


70 Violet Town Road, Tingira Heights NSW 2290


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CARDIFF Fire Station

18 Taylor Street, Cardiff NSW 2285