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House Fire in Coburg.

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05 Sep 2011
The fire was been contained to one room of a three bedroom, single storey weatherboard house.

Date: September 4, 2011 
Time: 17:03 hours     
Call Number: 1464

Address: Shorts Rd, Coburg North.


Both the room and contents have been severely damaged by fire, plus a section of the roof area.

A portion of the remainder of the premises has been damaged by heat, smoke and water.   

Under control in 18 minutes.

Number of firefighters: 16


Officer in charge: Commander Mick Swift. 

For more information please contact: MFB Media & Communications on 9665 4699 or

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