Five in hospital after two house fires on Gold Coast

Five people have been taken to hospital after two separate fires on the Gold Coast in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Fire crews were called to a blaze at a home on Napper Rd at Parkwood just after 12.30am.

It’s believed the fire started in the kitchen but had been extinguished by the time firefighters arrived.


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Three people from the home were taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital, all in stable conditions with smoke inhalation.

Firefighters were called to another blaze just after 4.30am at a home on Hervey St in Pacific Pines.

The blaze started in the garage of the property but did not spread to the rest of the home.

That fire had also been extinguished by the time crews arrived.

Paramedics assessed people at the scene, transporting two teenagers to the Gold Coast University Hospital in stable conditions with smoke inhalation.