1 July, 2021
Abandoned car on fire at Mount Pleasant
QUEENSLAND Fire and Emergency service (QFES) received numerous calls of an abandoned car engulfed in fire at Mount Pleasant at 12.30am this morning.
A QFES spokesman said the abandoned car fire was on an open lot at Stuart Hindle Drive, where one person said they could feel the fire's heat in their home.
The spokesman said flames and embers was flying into nearby properties, where the vehicle fire was only metres away from neighbouring fences.
One fire crew was on the scene for 20 minutes, where it took 10 minutes to put the fire out before they declared the scene safe at 12.55am.