11/11/10 - Four residential fires including a BBQ incident puts four people in hospital and four building fires.

Published: 11th November 2010

The NSWFB recorded a total of 555 incidents across the state today. Highlights include:

Firefighters today attended residential fires at East Tamworth, Rutherford and Yagooli. Crews also responded to a fire on a balcony at Camperdown involving the unsafe use of a flammable liquid on a BBQ. The incident resulted in four people requiring transport to hospital.

Firefighters also attended a compressor fire at Manly Hospital, a refrigerator fire at a restaurant in Glebe, a small fire in a gymnasium at Annandale, rubbish on fire in a derelict building at Newcastle West and an acid spill at Penrith.