Firefighters in Western Sydney were called to reports of multiple houses alight in Lurnea. On arrival, crews found a row of three houses to be well alight – two of which were totally destroyed by fire. All three houses suffered significant damage, two had internal collapses during operations.

Firefighters used multiple hose lines and an Aerial Pumper to cut off the spread of the fire to surrounding exposures.

Appliances in attendance : Rescue Pumper 8 Liverpool, Heavy Rescue 8, Pumper 49 Cabramatta, Pumper 69 Dee Why (in the area at the time for training!), Rescue Pumper 101 Bonnyrigg Heights, Aerial Pumper 47 Revesby, Aerial Pumper 92 St Andrews and Duty Commander South West St Andrews.


Three families from south-west Sydney are tonight counting the cost of a devastating fire. #9News |

Posted by 9 News Sydney on Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Photos thanks to Ryan and Connor.

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