Tree falls on car - Lapstone

Published: 27 Jul 2020 09:33am

Fire and Rescue NSW crews from Glenbrook Fire Station were called to a house on Darwin Drive, Lapstone this morning after reports of a large tree falling onto a car and blocking the road.

Crews arrived on the scene shortly after 9:30am and worked with NSW SES and Blue Mountains City Council to clear the incident.

The site was cleared and the road deemed safe approximately at approximately 10:30am.

No one was injured.

FRNSW crews attended a number of incidents, including fallen trees and power lines and flooding, across the state due to the weather conditions over the weekend.

The public are reminded to call Triple Zero (000) in an emergency, and the NSW SES on 132 500 for flood and storm assistance.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Details about this incident may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

For all life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)

For flood information, warnings or requests for non-life threatening assistance, call the SES on 132 500 or visit the NSW State Emergency Service website here. [external link].

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Stations nearby

GLENBROOK Fire Station

21 Wascoe Street, Glenbrook NSW 2773


2-6 Jeanette Street, Regentville NSW 2745

PENRITH Fire Station

290-294 High Street, Penrith NSW 2750