Meadowbank fire

Published: 16th March 2008

Numerous Triple Zero (000) calls were received to a building fire this morning in Constitution Road, Meadowbank. Firefighters from Ryde, Eastwood, Rhodes, Gladesville, Rydalmere, Concord, Burwood, Parramatta and Hazmat specialists from Greenacre attended the fire. The first fire crews were on scene within eight minutes to find the fire burning through the roof of the two level building. Four people were evacuated from the top story residential units while firefighters contained the fire to the unit that the fire started in. After extinguishing the blaze fire crews assisted with the clean up work. The unit and the shops below suffered damage in the fire.