Fire and Rescue NSW investigators determining cause of masonic centre blaze - VIDEO - Ambarvale

Published: 09 Jan 2023 12:48pm

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) investigators are examining the scene of a large overnight fire that has destroyed a masonic centre at Ambarvale in Sydney's south-west.

The blaze engulfed the Wickfield Circuit hall around 12.44am, causing its roof to collapse.

Nine fire trucks, including an aerial appliance, battled the fire from all sides of the 40 x 30m single-level building but it could not be saved.

The FRNSW Fire Investigation and Research Unit (FIRU) has been called in to determine how and where the fire started.

Media Note: footage of the fire can be obtained here: [external link]

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:13pm

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