Garvoc woman 'lucky to be alive' after fire guts home

Monique Patterson
Updated June 7 2022 - 9:04am, first published 6:15am
LUCKY: Leah Dickson, 16, Bryan Dickson and Jacque Dickson, 19, survey the damage to their Garvoc home. Picture: Morgan Hancock

A Garvoc farmer believes his decision to install smoke detectors connected to power saved his daughter's life.

Monique Patterson

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