Man injured in Queanbeyan unit fire

A man has sustained serious injuries following a fire at a unit complex in the state’s south on Friday.

About 6pm Friday, emergency services were called to a unit complex on Thurralilly Street, Queanbeyan, after reports of a fire.

Upon arrival, police and Fire and Rescue NSW officers found the building well alight.

A 23-year-old man was taken in a serious condition to Canberra Hospital with burns to his arms, hands, legs, and back.

Other occupants of the complex had self-evacuated prior to police arrival and did not require medical treatment.

One of the units was completely destroyed by the fire and a crime scene was established to investigate the cause.

Investigators do not believe the fire was suspicious.

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