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Bedroom Destroyed by Fire - Quakers Hill

Time of incident: 04 Apr 2021 - 10:55 am

Just before 11am today, Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) received multiple Triple Zero (000) calls to a terrace alight on Lalor Road, Quakers Hill.

Firefighters from Schofields Fire Station experienced extremely hazardous conditions trying to gain access to the fire, with thick smoke and extreme heat coming from the upstairs rooms where the fire originated.

Six people, including two children, were treated on scene and later transferred to hospital by NSW Ambulance. Injuries ranged from smoke inhalation to superficial burns.

More than 24 firefighters worked to bring the fire under control. Neighbours from adjoining properties were evacuated during the blaze, however firefighters managed to contain the fire to the property.

Published: 05 Apr 2021 03:42pm

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Stations nearby

SCHOFIELDS Fire Station

58 Hambledon Rd, Schofields NSW 2762

BLACKTOWN Fire Station

222 Richmond Road, Woodcroft NSW 2767

KELLYVILLE Fire Station

1-5 Poole Road, Kellyville NSW 2155