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Sunday, 20 January, 2019,01:46

LIVE: Bushfire 21 Bon St, Alexandra


We’ll leave our coverage now. Should another fire occur we will keep you informed.

12:54pm: Fire now fully extinguished. Firefighters are now completing overhaul and Alexandra Ultra Light and Tanker are now in station.

12:40pm: Thornton tanker is back in station.

12:31pm: Firefighters are using four lines of 38mm fire hose, whilst wearing breathing appartus, in an attempt to contain the fire to a shed that is detached from the house.

12:27pm: Alexandra captain calls fire stop.

12:26pm: Thornton tanker on scene. Four appliances are now on scene.

A bush in the backyard of 21 Bon St, Alexandra has caught fire. A carport is now under threat. The occupiers and neighbours are attempting to keep the carport wet whilst an attempt is made to move boats and vehicles.

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12: 22pm: Thornton Ultra Light turning out to Bon St fire.

12:21pm: Aerial bombing was considered by the Alexanrda Captain but quickly as it’s “too dangerous in a built-up area,” he told Vic Fire.

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