Quick thinking 5-year-old boy saves the day

December 13, 2023 7:54 am in by
Five-year-old Ryan helped save the day. Image: Supplied.

Firefighters say the actions of a quick-thinking young boy allowed them to quickly extinguish a house fire in Singleton.

Singleton Fire & Rescue along with multiple RFS units responded to the blaze on Victoria Street late yesterday morning.

The crews were alerted by the five-year-old who rang Emergency Triple Zero and then handed the phone to his mum.

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The fire, which ignited on a campfire stove was starting to spread when the first fire truck arrived.

The damage caused by a fire in the kitchen of a Singleton home yesterday. Image: Supplied.