BLAZE... Fire rages in a Yorke Valley crop on Tuesday, December 19.	Photo: Nigel Roennfeldt BLAZE... Fire rages in a Yorke Valley crop on Tuesday, December 19. Photo: Nigel Roennfeldt

Fire threatens house, destroys crop

ABOUT $300,000 worth of crop was destroyed by a blaze which also burned to the back fence of a house south of Maitland last week.

The fire was reported to emergency services about 11.15am.

“Council was mowing grass around the vicinity of the old schoolhouse (on Yorke Valley/Smith Roads) and it started as a result,” SAPOL Yorke Mid North operations manager (Yorke) Senior Sergeant First Class Peter Sims said.

To view full articles in the CURRENT issue click HERE and follow the prompts to subscribe to YPCT-E.
For all previous issues please contact our office on 8821 1155.

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter all the required information, indicated by an asterisk (*). HTML code is not allowed.

Copper Coast Dental
Larwoods
Royal Exchange Hotel
Fraser Ellis
Bridgestone Tyre Centre
Crowell Concrete
Kadina Travel
Metal As Anything
Ziersch Cabinetmakers
GJ east
Carers & Disability
Moonta Newsagency
Copper Coast Garage Doors
Remsco
Elders
Coast Road Motors
Minlaton Engineering
YP Community Transport
Kadina Jewellers
Spiderman YP
Star Of The Sea
Loctite Self Storage
SYP Motors
Barley Stacks Wines
Peninsula Plumbing
APC Kadina
Yorke Valley Hotel
Optom All Vision Care