House Fire - Broken Hill

Published: 14 May 2021 05:01am

More than a dozen Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters have managed to extinguish a large house fire that broke out on Williams St, Broken Hill just after 5am.

Firefighters arrived on scene to find a vacant house fully involved in fire, with parts of the roof collapsing. Firefighters worked for more than an hour to extinguish the blaze and ensure it did not spread to adjoining properties.

No one was home at the time of the fire and no one was injured, the cause of the fire has not yet been determined.

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.

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Stations nearby

BROKEN HILL Fire Station

248 Blende Street, Broken Hill NSW 2880


151 Patton Street, Broken Hill NSW 2880

WENTWORTH Fire Station

82 Adams Street, Wentworth NSW 2648