CREWS IN ATTENDANCE CONFIRMED COMMERCIAL SKIP INVOLVED IN FIRE, 2 PROPANE AND 1 ACETYLENE CYLINDER INVOLVED IN FIRE, GROUND MONITOR AND HOSEREEL IN USE, ALL OCCUPANTS WITHIN 50 METRE HAVE BEEN EVACUATED, HYDRANT AVAILABLE FOR SUPPLY OF WATER.
FURTHER EVACUATION OF PROPERTIES TAKEN PLACE, 2 GROUND MONITORS IN USE, POLICE IN ATTENDANCE.
RESIDENTS SHOULD SOON BE ALLOWED BACK INTO THEIR PROPERTIES.
Updated Incident Information: FIRE NOW EXTINGUISHED AND CYLINDERS HAVE BEEN COOLED. ALL CORDONS LIFTED. Public Statement Issued:
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