FRNSW extinguishes M5 East truck fire - Bexley

Published: 20 Sep 2022 07:58am

Mopping up operations are underway after a truck fire in the M5 East tunnel at Bexley.

A fire broke out in the tray of the truck, travelling in the west-bound lanes of the tunnel near the Bexley exit, around 5.45am.

The internal sprinkler system activated, containing the fire, as four Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews used the tunnel's cross-over walkways to reach the scene and extinguish the flames.

The cause of the fire is being determined.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:14pm

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