TWO fire bombers and 40 Country Fire Service (CFS) volunteers were required to control a grass fire that raged near Two Wells last week, with the local area sweltering through the hottest conditions across metropolitan Adelaide on the day of the blaze.
THREE young girls have been arrested and charged with arson and acts to endanger life after allegedly starting a fire that tore through a Munno Para apartment building on Saturday afternoon.
POLICE are investigating the explosion of two vehicles in Willaston on Saturday night, which created a noise loud enough it was allegedly heard from as far away as Evanston.
A NORTHERN suburbs supermarket has been completely destroyed by fire, leaving behind a half a million dollar damage bill and local workers out of a job.
RESIDENTS are being urged to check their chimneys and flues are in good working order, with the state’s fire services attending 13 fires already this season.
THE Woolsheds/Wasleys fire brigade was born out of the notion that neighbours help neighbours.
A FAMILY has made a lucky escape when a smoke alarm alerted them to a fire in their house at Kalbeeba yesterday morning.
GAWLER residents John and Emily Tuma nearly fell victim to an unforeseen house fire when a halogen light-bulb exploded in their laundry.