Third Fire at Eaglehawk Housing Precinct

August 29, 2023 8:27 am in by
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Around eight CFA trucks and several police cars were deployed to tackle a house fire burning out of control in Eaglehawk just after midnight last night.

The blaze at the “Virginia Hill” housing precinct on Kirkwood Road was brought under control around 3 am.

The former a public housing estate that is set to be redeveloped and due for demolition, was the site of at least two other house fires in the past two months.

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