Badly parked cars delay firefighters responding to emergency

Badly parked cars in an Ashfield town have delayed emergency services attending to an incident on early Christmas morning (December 25).

Wednesday, 25th December 2019, 5:11 pm
Updated Wednesday, 25th December 2019, 5:11 pm

Ashfield Fire Station said: “On Christmas morning, firefighters from Ashfield were mobilised to an incident.

“Progress was delayed due to vehicles being parked opposite each other on a small street.”

It said although it is convenient, the people need to consider a fire appliance get through.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

“We could be mobilised to your home,” they said.

No details of the incident were provided.

Badly parked cars in an Ashfield town have hindered emergency services attending to an incident on early Christmas morning (December 25).
Badly parked cars in an Ashfield town have hindered emergency services attending to an incident on early Christmas morning (December 25).