FRV crews responds to St Albans Unit Fire

Thursday, 6 October 2022 at 4:47 am

FRV crews responded to an incident in St Albans after multiple Triple Zero (000) calls reporting a unit fire just after 7am this morning.

Crews arrived at the Douglas Avenue scene within six minutes to find a single storey unit fully involved in fire.

Thankfully, all residents had safely evacuated.

Wearing breathing apparatus (BA), firefighters aggressively attacked the flames and prevented it from spreading to an adjacent house. 

The fire was declared under control at 7.39am.

FRV fire investigators will attend the property to determine the cause of the fire.

Firefighters will remain on scene throughout the day to ensure the fire is fully extinguished.