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Sunshine West businesses damaged by fire

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21 Feb 2017
A pet services business and an industrial brushes business have been damaged by fire this evening.

Firefighters were called to the properties on Law Court in Sunshine West at 9pm.
Appliances were on scene in four minutes and found flames still burning on arrival. They immediately called for additional appliances to assist with the extinguishment of the fire.
The structure affected measured 15 by 50 metres and was of a tilt slab construction.   
The fire took 40 minutes to bring under control and the cause of the fire has been deemed suspicious.
Breathing apparatus was in use.
The Community was advised of smoke in the area by a community notification.
ATTENDING APPLIANCES
Pumpers: 4
Rescue Units: 1
Aerial units: 1
Other units: 1
NUMBER OF FIREFIGHTERS: 25

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