House Fire - Gladesville

Published: 04 Oct 2020 05:02am

Just before 5am this morning Fire and Rescue NSW received a Triple Zero (000) call to reports of a house fire on Ganora Street in Gladesville.

Firefighters from Gladesville Fire Station were first arriving and confirmed a house was well alight and requested more assistance.

As the fire was impacting on neighbouring property, firefighters worked to protect these while also combating the fire.

The single occupant of the house was assisted for minor burns to their hands by Ambulance NSW Paramedics and then conveyed to hospital.

Approximately twenty neighbours were evacuated and are now being allowed to return to their homes.

Superintendent Adam Dewberry from Fire and Rescue NSW provided these updates:

**5:21: **

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.

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Stations nearby


7a Pittwater Road, Gladesville NSW 2111

DRUMMOYNE Fire Station

29 - 35 Lyons Road, Drummoyne NSW 2047

RYDALMERE Fire Station

216 Blaxland Road, Ryde NSW 2112