A fire broke out at a home located in Springfield Lakes, prompting an emergency response from three crews, as well as ambulance support.
The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) sent three crews to the site on Opossum Circuit just before 7:00 p.m. on 1 May 2023. Although ambulance crews were also present, there were no patients requiring assessment.
Local residents expressed their concern on Facebook, with some hoping that everyone was safe. Community groups also discussed the fire, with one person asking about the situation in the Horizon Drive area, while another expressed their hope that all the humans and animals were safe.
The police were called to the scene, and they confirmed that the incident was related to mental health.