$60,000 Structure Fire Andrews Farm 11 June 2020

At 20:47 tonight CFS and MFS crews were alerted to a structure fire.  

10 CFS volunteer firefighters and 10 MFS firefighters responded and upon arrival found the garage and car on fire, with the fire spreading into the roof space.

Crews were able to contain the fire to the garage and stopped the fire spreading to the house.

One person was treated on the scene by SA Ambulance Service for minor burns.

The fire was started by an angle grinder being operated near flammable liquids. The CFS would like to remind people not to use electrical appliances near flammable liquids and ensure the area is adequately ventilated.

Estimated damage is approximately up to $70,000.

2020-06-11 Kathy Baklan