Firies contain Smithfield rubbish fire

Firies contain Smithfield rubbish fire

Fire and Rescue NSW crews remain on the scene of a rubbish fire at Hume Road, Smithfield which broke out around 2pm today.

On arrival, firefighters from 10 crews found a fire developing in a large pile of landfill.

More than 30 firefighters from surrounding suburbs to assist in containing the blaze. The rubbish pile is still smoldering and crews remain on scene to ensure it does not spread. No one was injured in the fire.

FRNSW aerial trucks assisted and FRNSW Hazmat crews to contain any run-off.