Restaurant Fire - Epping

Published: 29 Nov 2020 12:59pm

Just before 1pm this afternoon Fire and Rescue NSW firefighters responded to numerous Triple Zero (000) calls to a restaurant fire at Rawson St, Epping.

On arrival crews found a cafe with fire through the roof and spreading to a nearby chemist. There were reports of numerous cars alight also.

Seven firetrucks were are in attendance battling to contain the blaze.

Two structures, three cars and a food can were totally destroyed by fire, these included a cafe and printing shop.

All staff were accounted for with no injuries reported.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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