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Race Car Workshop Fire - Chester Hill

Time of incident: 16 Jul 2021 - 07:26pm

Just before 7:30 pm last night, Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) were responded to a domestic garage fire.

Upon arrival, firefighters were confronted with large volumes of toxic smoke and residents attempting to extinguish the fire.

FRNSW and NSW Police worked to evacuate nearby houses.

The garage was used as a race car workshop and contained flammable and hazardous materials.

Three crews worked to extinguish the fire and were successful in preventing it spread to a nearby house.

Published: 19 Jul 2021 10:45am

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Stations nearby

CHESTER HILL Fire Station

163 Waldron Road, Chester Hill NSW 2162

GUILDFORD Fire Station

263 Guildford Road, Guildford NSW 2161

LIDCOMBE Fire Station

37 Church Street, Lidcombe NSW 2141