Media Advisory - Factory Fire - Kurri Kurri
Published: 15 Nov 2021 10:00am
Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) will hold a media conference this morning to provide an update about the fire operation at Kurri Kurri.
The large blaze in a local aluminium business broke out around 10 am yesterday and required an initial response of 180 firefighters and 45 fire units.
Efforts to extinguish the fire continue this morning and a community alert advising local residents to seek shelter from dangerous smoke remains in place.
10am this morning (Monday 15 November)
Outside the FRNSW Mobile Command Centre (MCC)
Mitchell Avenue, Kurri Kurri
FRNSW Deputy Commissioner, Jeremy Fewtrell – Field
Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:14pm
Details about this incident may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.
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119 Lang Street, Kurri Kurri NSW 2327
Cnr Cessnock Road & Charles Street, Abermain NSW 2326
26 Allandale Street, Kearsley NSW 2325