Garage and a car destroyed in fire at Balina

A GARAGE and a car were totally destroyed by fire at Ballina yesterday morning.

A Newcastle Fire Communications spokesman said firefighters were called to reports of two garages alight on Borton St at 2.03am.

They battled the blaze until 3.30am, but were unable to save one garage containing a car, while the other garage sustained minor damage.

Police are investigating the cause of the blaze. Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



Lismore's most intriguing house on the market

premium_icon Lismore's most intriguing house on the market

The home was once a boarding house

From fires to ferret rescues: diverse job on offer

From fires to ferret rescues: diverse job on offer

Thinking of a change of career?

Man accused of dipping into other people's superannuation

Man accused of dipping into other people's superannuation

He deposited the money into his own self-managed superannuation fund

Local Partners