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Suspicious Fire at Child Care Centre

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03 Feb 2011
A suspicious fire caused approximately fifty thousand dollars to a vacant child care centre earlier this morning.

Date: February 3, 2011 
Time: 02:18 hours     
Call Number 754

Address: Hunter Street, Glen Waverley.

The fire in the single storey weatherboard building measuring 15m x 15m took twenty five minutes to bring under control. No injuries were recorded and no other buildings were involved.


Attending Appliances:  

Pumpers:5
Rescue units: 1
Oher units: 1 (Breathing Apparatus support)


Number of firefighters: 20


Officer in charge: Acting Commander Andrew Dixon

For more information please contact: MFB Media & Communications on 9665 4699 or media@mfb.vic.gov.au

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