Taylors Lakes grassfire under control

Friday, 19 February 2021 at 8:36 pm

More than 40 firefighters worked to bring a grassfire in Taylors Lakes under control on Friday night.

Multiple callers to Triple Zero (000) reported the fire in Chalmers Place just after 11:00pm, and said the fire was threatening nearby fences.

FRV and CFA crews arrived on scene in five minutes to find a grass fire spreading in a westerly direction, away from homes.

Firefighters brought the fire under control within 30 minutes and remained on scene for an hour and a half to monitor for hotspots.

No injuries or damage to property was reported.