House Fire - Sylvania

Published: 19 Nov 2020 10:10am

Just after 10.10am this morning, Fire and Rescue NSW crews responded to Kelly Street, Sylvania following reports of a large house fire.

Multiple Fire Stations from the Sutherland Shire responded to the incident and on arrival found a single level house with visible flames and smoke issuing from the front of the home.

Firefighters worked quickly to attack the blaze and protect the blaze from spreading to nearby homes.

The fire was contained just after 11am, no injuries were reported however the home was significantly damaged.

Fire investigators are currently working with NSW Police to identify the cause of the fire.

Images of the incident can be found at the link below.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Related safety topics

Smoke alarms

It“s the law to have at least one working smoke alarm installed on every level of your home.

Escape plans

Having a home escape plan and a working smoke alarm increases your chances of getting out safely.

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Stations nearby

MIRANDA Fire Station

242 Port Hacking Road, Miranda NSW 2228


2 Moore Street, Sutherland NSW 2232

MORTDALE Fire Station

38 Morts Road, Mortdale NSW 2223