Large fire at Merrylands West

Published: 2nd May 2007

The NSWFB attended a large fire in the early hours of this morning. The fire was in Woodpark Road in Merrylands West and required the response of 12 fire engines, two rescue fire engines, hazmat specialists and three hydraulic ladder fire engines. Firefighters surrounded the fire and battled for several hours to extinguish the blaze. Roads around the fire, including the Cumberland Highway, where closed to enable firefighting operations to be carried out safely. Several factory units and a large number of vehicles were damaged in the blaze.