In April 2017, Fire & Rescue NSW crews were responded to a fire in a scrap metal yard, which quickly escalated to an 8th alarm, drawing appliances from all over Sydney. We’ve got exclusive photos and videos from multiple stations and sources. Enjoy!

The clip below is a combination of videos kindly sent to us from 041 Smithfield.


Kings Park 8th alarm in Sydney on 24/4/2017.

Kings Park 8th alarm in Sydney on 24/4/2017.

Posted by Flashover – Australian Firefighting on Monday, 24 April 2017

Here's some footage of the 8th alarm scrapyard fire that occurred in Blacktown on the 24th April, taken by one of our firefighters.This is just a small part of what was a very large incident.

Posted by Mount Druitt Fire Station on Saturday, 29 April 2017

FRNSW Pumper 72 and Senior Officer Responding

Fire and Rescue NSW Pumper 72 (Merrylands) and a Senior Officer responding and arriving on scene at an 8th Alarm Scrap Metal Yard Fire in Kings Park (Blacktown) 24/04/17.072 Merrylands Fire and Rescue

Posted by Nsw Emergency Vehicles on Monday, 24 April 2017

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