Factory fire in Kilsyth is now under control

A factory fire on Canterbury Road in Kilsyth is now under control.


More than 20 appliances from CFA and MFB responded to the fire, including a ladder platform appliance.

The factory is 30m x 70m with gas bottles believed to be inside.

Ambulance Victoria and Victoria Police are on scene with police controlling traffic in the area. Ambulance Victoria has transported one patient to The Alfred.

Canterbury Road is closed both directions between Liverpool Road and Mount Dandenong Road. 

The incident was called in at 1:49pm. It is now under control. Athmospheric monitoring was undertaken.

WorkSafe and the Environment Protection Agency have been notified.

Author: CFA News and Media