School fire in Carlingford

Published: 25th May 2008

Firefighters from Rydalmere, Eastwood, Northmead, Beecroft, Burwood, Parramatta, Ryde, Wentworthville and Hazmat specialists from Greenacre responded late this evening to a school on fire in Felton Road at Carlingford. The first fire crews were on scene in 10 minutes to find three classrooms ablaze and the fire spreading quickly. Firefighters were able to stop the fire spreading to any other classrooms and battled for several hours to extinguish the fire. The classrooms suffered extensive damage and investigations are continuing into the cause of the fire.