Unit Fire - Port Kembla

Published: 09 Jul 2020 02:10pm

Fire and Rescue NSW crews are currently responding to a unit fire in Port Kembla.

Six firetrucks have been dispatched to attend the fire which was reported to be originating from a garbage shute.

20 people have been evacuated from the building as crews work to extinguish the fire, which is creating a large amount of smoke.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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