Firefighters contain garage fire in Kurunjang

Wednesday, 16 March 2022 at 10:11 pm

Twenty-two FRV firefighters responded to a garage fire in Kurunjang in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Crews were called to the address at 12:29am following reports of a possible fire escalating in the garage.

Firefighters arrived within seven minutes to find flames had already engulfed the garage area of a single-storey brick home.

Wearing breathing apparatus, FRV and CFA crews worked together to contain the blaze before it spread throughout the home.

A patient was treated on scene by Ambulance Victoria before being transported to hospital.

The fire was declared under control in 20 minutes, just before 1am.

Victoria Police and Ambulance Victoria were on scene assisting FRV.