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Garage fire in Oakleigh

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13 Mar 2019
A BBQ being used inside a garage is to blame for a fire that broke out in Oakleigh this afternoon.

MFB firefighters were alerted to the blaze on Dandenong Rd just after 2:30pm this afternoon.  Due to the threat of the fire spreading to adjacent homes, additional resources were dispatched.

On arrival crews were able to contain the fire to the detached garage. The adjacent homes sustained minimal or no damage due to the quick actions of MFB crews.

The fire was deemed under control in 10 minutes.

Victoria Police and Ambulance Victoria also attended.  

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