Dawesville Fire Sparked By Kids Playing With A Lighter
Reduce the risk
Emergency crews were called to a house engulfed in flames in Dawesville on Thursday night around 8:30pm.
According to fire authorities the accidental blaze which destroyed the home in Albany Drive was caused by children who'd been playing with a lighter.
The tragedy comes as a timely reminder to check smoke alarms in homes and prepare an escape plan.
Reducing the risk of fire also means never leaving children unattended with candles, matches or lighters.
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