Car Fire - Drummoyne

Published: 10 Jan 2021 03:23pm

Firefighters have extinguished a fire that began inside the engine of a car on Lyons Road, Drummoyne just after 3.30pm on Sunday 10 January.

Firefighters arrived to find smoke and flames issuing from the bonnet of the luxury car. A crowbar was used to pry open the bonnet and get access to the fire, a foam concentrate was used to smother the fire and prevent any re-ignition.

One Northbound lane of Lyons Rd was closed while firefighting operations were underway.

The occupants of the vehicle managed to escape with no injuries.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby

DRUMMOYNE Fire Station

29 - 35 Lyons Road, Drummoyne NSW 2047

BALMAIN Fire Station

391 Darling Street, Balmain NSW 2041


7a Pittwater Road, Gladesville NSW 2111