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Farmer loses crop as lightning sparks multiple fires in Riverina

Annie Lewis
By Annie Lewis
Updated December 20 2021 - 10:23pm, first published 4:30am
UP IN FLAMES: A standing wheat crop burns at Coleambally and being ignited by lightning. Picture: NSW Rural Fire Service

A Riverina farmer lost hectares of crops after lightning sparked a blaze, and it was just one among multiple fires crews battled throughout the weekend.

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Annie Lewis

Annie Lewis

Court and Features Reporter

My passion for journalism stems from a sincere desire to tell great stories that matter. So, feel free to get in touch to talk about what's happening in our community. Whether there's an issue that needs highlighting or a triumph worth sharing, I want to hear about it. Email me at a.lewis@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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