Teralba tragedy: lithium-ion battery believed to have started blaze

Madeline Link
Updated March 5 2024 - 6:42pm, first published 3:02pm
Patricia Kerr (inset) with her three sons Zachary Kuyltjes, Lachlan and Jason.
Patricia Kerr (inset) with her three sons Zachary Kuyltjes, Lachlan and Jason.

A TRAGIC house fire that claimed the lives of two women at Teralba last week is believed to have been started by a lithium-ion battery.

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Madeline Link

Madeline Link

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Madeline Link is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald, with a focus on Lake Macquarie City Council. To keep up with my stories, follow my Twitter @madeline_link, for tips email madeline.link@newcastleherald.com.au.