Residential unit fire in Granville

Published: 2nd December 2008

In the early hours of this morning firefighters from Parramatta, Merrylands, Silverwater, Guildford, Wentworthville, Hazmat specialists from Greenacre and the Duty Commander responded to a fire in Carlton Street, Granville. The first fire crews were on scene in seven minutes to find a two storey residential unit engulfed in flames. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and carrying fire hoses immediately commenced a search of the property while containing the fire. The fire was quickly extinguished with damaged limited to two units. Seven people had evacuated from neighbouring units.