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Fire at Dance Studio

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27 Jun 2011
The fire was contained to the top floor of the premises which comprised a dance studio which has been severely fire damaged.

Date: June 26, 2011 
Time: 03:30 hours     
Call Number: 8452

Address: Corner of Malvern Road and Darling Road, Malvern East


Firefighters, with the aid of aerial appliances had the blaze under control in 18 minutes.

The ground floor of the premises which was a paint store has been damaged by heat, smoke and water.

Building Inspector will attend due to the structural integrity of a rear brick wall.

It is believed that the circumstances were suspicious and police will be investigating.

Attending Appliances:  

Pumpers: 8
Rescue Units: 1
Aerial Units: 2
Breathing Apparatus Support: 1

Number of firefighters: 50

Officer in charge: Acting Assistant Chief Officer Greg Pearson

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