South Nowra factory fire

Published: 3rd February 2009

This evening firefighters from Nowra, Berry and Hazmat specialists from Shellharbour responded to a fire in a factory complex in Quinns Lane, South Nowra. The factory complex consisted of four units with the fire in an electrical repair shop. Fire crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire in less than half an hour, ensuring no other premises were threatened but the contents of the factory unit suffered extensive damage. The unit was ventilated and crews assisted with the clean up operation. Investigations are continuing into the cause of the fire.