Fire in Ware Street, Fairfield

Published Wednesday, 7th December 2016

Ware Street blocked off after the Tuesday night fire.

Police have closed Ware Street in Fairfield City Centre to ensure community safety after a major fire on Tuesday night gutted five shops in one building.

The building has been declared unsafe and an exclusion zone established in Ware Street until the building is made safe.

Shoppers and residents are asked to avoid the area.

Council will assist authorities where possible to rehabilitate and clean the area. 

As the area is made safe, parts of Ware Street will be progressively re-opened.

ENDS

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