Woman hospitalised with burns after Qld home gutted by fire

A WOMAN has been rushed to hospital after being rescued from a burning home at Arana Hills.

It’s understood the blaze broke out at the two-storey Ardisia Street property just after 8.30am.

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crews have managed to contain the raging infero, however the house has been completely destroyed.


One woman, whose age is not known, was treated at the scene by paramedics for smoke inhalation and a burn to the arm. She’s since been taken to the Royal Brisbane Hospital.

Fire crews and paramedics remain at the home, which continues to generate a large amount of smoke.

Residents in the area are being urged to close their windows and doors and keep their medications close by if they suffer from a respiratory condition.

Motorists are also being urged to drive with caution in the area.