Clairwood scrap yard fire

On the 03/10/2019 the brigade was called out to a scrap yard on fire in Sigamoney road Clairwood.

On their arrival they found the scrap yard well alight. Additional resources were called for to help contain the fire.

Fire fighters battled to bring the blaze under control due to explosions from gas bottles on the premises. Extensive damage was caused to vehicles and structures in the yard. The fire was contained and spread to neighboring premises was prevented.

The cause of the fire will be under investigation.