Fire Rescue NSW Hunter report​, August 27

By ​ralph Smith, Leading Firefighter
September 2 2018 - 2:38pm
Fire Rescue NSW Hunter report​
Fire Rescue NSW Hunter report​

An elderly male driver was taken to hospital last Saturday after his car collided with the front of a house in Rutherford. Firefighters arrived to find the car had crashed into the meter box, presenting an extremely dangerous scene due to the risk of electrocution. They were successful in isolating power to the house before attending to the driver. An ambulance rescue crew was required to shore up the front of the house to prevent structural collapse.

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