Fire Rescue Victoria

Firefighters tackle fire at South Melbourne apartment

Saturday 19 November 2022 10:51pm

Firefighters extinguished a fire at a South Melbourne apartment complex this morning.

Crews were called to the Raglan Place complex just after 7.30am after a fire started in the kitchen of one of the units.

A man jumped from a first-floor window to escape the fire before crews arrived. Once on scene, firefighters rescued another man from the building.

The incident was deemed under control within 20 minutes and Ambulance Victoria attended to treat three residents of the complex.

Victoria Police were also on scene assisting with operations.

Reviewed 19 November 2022

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