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Incidents - Structure

ACO assists in house fire

CFA Assistant Chief Officer South East Region Trevor Owen is not one to shy away from the line of duty, jumping in to help out with a house fire in his region yesterday (21 September) afternoon. 

 3.10 PM 22 September, 2016

Elderly woman rescued from Craigieburn house fire

An elderly woman was rescued from her burning home in Craigieburn about 8.30pm on Sunday night (18 September).

 11.55 AM 19 September, 2016

Sunbury home gutted by fire

Fire destroyed a garage and large section of a home in Sunbury on Protea Ct this afternoon (16 September), while one male was initially unaccounted for.

 5.44 PM 16 September, 2016

Fire at panel beater

CFA crews responded to a fire at a panel beating business in Ferntree Gully this morning (15 September).

 4.42 PM 15 September, 2016

Fire destroys Dandenong business

A unit housing a business on Close Avenue in Dandenong was destroyed by fire around 5am this morning (8 Sept). 

 10.28 AM 8 September, 2016

Woman cut from crushed car

CFA firefighters rescued a woman trapped in a car, following a two-car collision around 12pm on Ballarto Rd in Junction Village today (1 September).

 3.28 PM 1 September, 2016

Yarram woman rescues mum from house fire

A woman dragged her mother from their burning home on James St in Yarram this morning, as CFA crews rushed to the scene. 

 1.14 PM 30 August, 2016

Grain shed fire in North Geelong

CFA firefighters continue to remove 500 tonnes of grain from an industrial shed near Corio Wharf, North Geelong today, after the substance started smoldering last night.

 12.18 PM 30 August, 2016

Fire destroys Springvale home

CFA’s fire investigators continue to work with police this morning (29 August), after a Springvale home was destroyed by fire last night.

 10.51 AM 29 August, 2016

Firefighters save Smythesdale home

CFA firefighters saved a home in Smythesdale, after a detached shed caught fire on the Elizabeth St property this afternoon.

 4.35 PM 26 August, 2016

Truck and trailer saved in hay fire

CFA crews saved a truck and trailer from a load of hay that had caught fire in Nagambie today.

 6.13 PM 24 August, 2016

Hot rod destroyed in shed fire

A hot rod was among items destroyed in a shed fire in Narre Warren North overnight (24 August).

 5.22 PM 24 August, 2016

Life saved in Noble Park

CFA firefighters saved the life of a woman last Wednesday night in what Incident Controller Josh Redfern (Dandenong Fire Brigade) described as a “tough rescue”. 

 11.33 AM 23 August, 2016

Shed fire in Kyabram

Farming equipment including a truck and motorbikes were destroyed in a shed fire at Kyabram on Webb Rd today (12 August).

 2.04 PM 12 August, 2016

Rosebud woman rescued from burning home

CFA firefighters battled through thick smoke to rescue a woman in her 40's from a Rosebud home on Coleman Crescent, around 6am Wednesday.

 9.09 AM 10 August, 2016

Kinglake home destroyed by fire

A Kinglake resident was at his backyard shed when he noticed smoke billowing from his home on Mountain Home Road around 12pm today.

 3.02 PM 9 August, 2016

Garage roof fire causes damage to home

Further investigations have ruled out solar panels as a possible cause of a house fire in Bunninyong on August 7.

 12.47 PM 8 August, 2016

Teenager badly burnt in cooking fire

A teenager was severely burnt when he tried to move a pan of oil, which caught fire on a stove in Dandenong early this morning. 

 10.57 AM 8 August, 2016

House destroyed in south west

CFA crews attended a house fire in the early hours of this morning (5 August) in Caramut, in the state’s south west.

 9.50 AM 5 August, 2016

Historic pub saved

CFA crews saved a historic part of the Batesford Hotel after a fire in the early hours of Thursday (4 August).

 10.18 AM 4 August, 2016