Firies battling ferocious garage fire on Gold Coast

FIRE crews are currently battling a large blaze at a house in Labrador.

The fire is understood to have erupted inside a double garage on Broad Street just after 1.45pm.

Two Queensland Fire and Emergency crews are on scene working to extinguish the flames.


A QFES spokesperson confirmed to myGC that the garage has sustained “significant structural damage”.

The spokesperson said the occupants of the home have managed to escape safely.

Emergency crews, including police and paramedics, remain on scene.

It’s not yet known what sparked the blaze.


Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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