Large Factory Fire - Prestons

Published: 19 Mar 2021 05:10am

Just after 5 am this morning, the first of many Triple Zero (000) calls were received to reports of a factory on fire on Hoxton Park Road in Prestons.

Firefighters arrived to find fire through the roof and expanding into the adjoining premises.

Fire and Rescue NSW has assigned over 150 firefighters to this incident.

The contents of the factory are reported to include brake fluid, insecticide and an LPG cylinder.

Operations are ongoing and expected to extend into this afternoon.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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