Incident Laundry Fire on Scotland Island

22 Mar 2015 1:29 PM | Anonymous member

Thanks to @NSWRFS crews Hubert van Mierlo, Stewart Hasell & Craig Laslett who responded just before 730am to House ‪#‎Fire‬ on ‪#‎Scotland‬ Island on ‪#‎Pittwater‬, near Church Pt. Fire was contained to a laundry area, by quick thinking neighbours, who woke up occupants of the house, whilst one contained the fire from spreading with a hose until RFS crews arrived.

#Scotland Is. Brigade were first on scene, followed by ‪#‎Davidson‬ (on ‪#‎Flyer‬), ‪#‎Terrey‬ Hills, West Pittwater & 2 ‪#‎Ingleside‬ members. NSW Police, Ambulance NSW also in attendance. One person was conveyed to hospital due to minor smoke inhalation. Warringah HQ were on standby at Station for support.

Well done to the alert neighbours, they managed to save the house, as the fire was minutes away from spreading to the whole house.

Terrey Hills Rural Fire Brigade Public Page
Scotland Island Rural Fire Brigade
Davidson Rural Fire Brigade
Warringah / Pittwater Headquarters Rural Fire Brigade
WestPittwater Rural Fire Brigade

Thanks to Group Captain on the day for posting & Pic's



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