House Fire Blue Haven - Blue Haven

Published: 18 Oct 2021 08:25pm

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) was called to a garage fire on Blueridge Drive, Blue Haven just before 8.30 pm last night.

Upon arrival, crews found the fire had spread into the roof space of the single-level home. Working quickly, firefighters extinguished the blaze however the property sustained extensive damage.

All occupants self-evacuated and no injuries were reported.

Superintendent Adam Dewberry from Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) said FRNSW is attending numerous house fires and that it was a timely reminder for residents to develop their fire escape plan.

"Now is the time for residents to check they have a working smoke alarm and that all members of the family have an awareness of calling Triple Zero (000) in an emergency," he said.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:14pm

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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

DOYALSON Fire Station

51-53 Pacific Highway, Doyalson NSW 2262


48 Minnesota Road, Hamlyn Terrace NSW 2259

BUDGEWOI Fire Station

80 Scenic Drive, Budgewoi NSW 2262