Unanderra house fire ‘like a nightmare’

By Andrew Pearson
Updated March 1 2016 - 5:54pm, first published 5:30pm
Jasmine O’Malley and Callum Taylor in what's left of their Unanderra home after a fire broke out on Monday night. The couple's son, three-year-old Cohen, had been playing with a lighter when the fire started. Picture: Robert Peet
Jasmine O’Malley and Callum Taylor in what's left of their Unanderra home after a fire broke out on Monday night. The couple's son, three-year-old Cohen, had been playing with a lighter when the fire started. Picture: Robert Peet

A Unanderra couple have told how they grabbed their young son and fled their burning home, before unsuccessfully trying to douse the flames with wet towels and a garden hose.

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