House Fire - South Windsor

Time of incident: 18 Feb 2021 - 6:41am

A dozen Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters have worked to extinguish a fire that broke out at a home on McKellar Crescent in South Windsor just after 6.30am this morning.

Crews arrived on scene following numerous Triple Zero (000) calls reporting large plumes of smoke issuing from the home. Firefighters managed to quickly extinguish the fire, which is believed to have started due to a fault inside a dishwasher.

A woman in a wheelchair was safely removed from the home by NSW Police.

NSW Ambulance were also in attendance however no injuries were reported.

Published: 18 Feb 2021 10:02am

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