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Unit Fire - Campsie

Time of incident: 18 Nov 2020 - 1:42pm

Just after 1:30pm, Fire and Rescue NSW responded to a unit block on Second Avenue, Campsie after receiving multiple Triple Zero (000) calls reporting a unit fire.

Crews from Campsie, Ashfield, Lakemba and Revesby Fire Stations arrived on scene to find a large amount of smoke issuing from a first floor unit.

Firefighters worked quickly to extinguish the blaze and were able to contain the fire to the unit of origin.

Initial reports suggest the fire started in the bedroom however investigations into the cause are continuing.

NSW Police and NSW Ambulance attended the incident, although no injuries have been reported.

Published: 18 Nov 2020 03:48pm

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Stations nearby

CAMPSIE Fire Station

294 - 296 Beamish Street, Campsie NSW 2194

LAKEMBA Fire Station

210 Haldon Street, Lakemba NSW 2195

ASHFIELD Fire Station

16 Victoria Street, Ashfield NSW 2131