photo by secret squirrel

Victim of the Bushfires this KW T-904 of Pattersons had no escape seen here at Alexandra Truck Show in 2010

  • Roses&Rails Photography 5y

    Wow! was once a beauty though.
  • Nick 5y

    Yep wondered what had happened to this small bunk 908.. now i know.. Scott was telling me at Alexandra if i had seen the burnt Patto`s 908, and i said no, didnt realise till he shoed me the pics later... she got burnt alright..
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Debbie=It gives you an idea of just how fierce the fire really was and why so many people perished they had no hope of getting out=Thanks Nick oh right mate she was sitting down the other end of the street where all the loggers were packed in so tight just couldnt get a shot there was a done up UTE Their too which suffered the same fate Thanks Debbie and thanks Nick
  • pappa11 5y

    this brings a tear to my eye very sad
  • Gary Edgley 5y

    Losing the truck is nothing when compared to those that lost there lives. A black day in our history and best wishes to all those that suffered. Hope Paterson has a new KW and back working again.
  • Danix233... away for Holidays!!! 5y

    Thanks for sharing your wonderful photo for all to see.

  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Pappa=yeah mate you can just see the ferocity of what these fires done mate they want too put this in the Melbourne Museum as a reminder so we dont forget and in years to come make the same mistakes Thanks Gary yeah mate spot on there mate its real erry driving through that area and i know first hand as we had the fires come within two Kays of my place and there were dozens of helicopters right over my house trying to hold it off i was the only one in my street that didnt leave i was going down with the ship if i had too =Thanks Planet thats very appreciated Thanks Pappa=Gary=Planet
  • Jason Miller 5y

    Wow, 2 Kays is to close for me. I think I would have left.
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Jason yeah well everyone else did i had everything packed away especially my trucking photos so was ready to go didnt sleep much for about four nights as we had to be putting out embers as soon as they landed we were very lucky thats all thanks Jason
  • Paul Moralee 5y

    it was a bad time in our history , i remember the fires here about 5 years ago , i just hope the green movement has learnt something
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Paul yeah mate she was a tuff time for sure but the good old Aussie spirit got even stronger we have just learnt that our Firebug has got off scott free Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr Thanks Paul
  • Paul Moralee 5y

    WHAT ! ya joking ??? time to form a lynch mob
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    yeah well everyone is watching him thats for sure
  • Gloria1207 5y

    Wow so sad that looks like a wonderful truck
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 5y

    Thanks Gloria yeah mate this was a very dark day in our history Thanks Gloria for kind words there mate Still a lot of people doing it tough but they are very brave and will get through it
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  • secret squirrel6 PRO 4y

    Thanks Very Much appreciate that
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