Building fire in Camden

Published: 3rd March 2009

Late this evening firefighters from Camden, Narellan, Campbelltown, Horningsea Park, Hazmat specialists from Greenacre and the Duty Commander responded to a fire in a tyre business in Elizabeth Street, Camden. Crews arrived in 10 minutes to discover a single level shed containing tyres at the rear of the premises engulfed in flames. Five people were evacuated from a nearby building as firefighters worked for over two hours pulling apart tyres to extinguish the fire. The building suffered severe damage and the cause of the blaze is being investigated