Flooding - Campsie

Published: 01 Oct 2020 10:14am

At 10:15am today, Fire and Rescue NSW were alerted to reports of a burst water main in a basement on Campsie St, Campsie, after a call to Triple Zero (000).

On arrival crews from Campsie and Liverpool Fire Stations found a water pipe had bust in a large basement carpark, damaging a number of cars and lift wells.

Firefighters brought in a large specialist water pump and hose to help assist in removing the large volume of water out of the basement, this procedure is ongoing and expected to take a number of hours.

Campsie St is currently closed as emergency services continue to render the area safe. NSW Police are in attendance to assist with traffic management and motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Video and images of the incident can be found at the link below.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Details about this incident may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

For all life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)

For flood information, warnings or requests for non-life threatening assistance, call the SES on 132 500 or visit the NSW State Emergency Service website here. [external link].

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Stations nearby

CAMPSIE Fire Station

294 - 296 Beamish Street, Campsie NSW 2194

LAKEMBA Fire Station

210 Haldon Street, Lakemba NSW 2195

ASHFIELD Fire Station

16 Victoria Street, Ashfield NSW 2131