Issued For: South Melbourne
Incident Location: SOUTH MELBOURNE
Incident Name: COVENTRY ST 
Issued: 11/01/16 12:45 PM
This Advice is issued by Metropolitan Fire Brigade for South Melbourne.
Emergency services are attending to a garbage truck on fire at Coventry Street, South Melbourne SOUTH MELBOURNE.

The smoke from the fire is currently impacting on the immediate area including the South Melbourne Market .
The next update is expected at 11/01/16 1:30 PM or as the situation changes.
Safety Instructions:
  • If you are experiencing any symptoms that may be due to exposure, seek medical advice or call 'Nurse on Call' on 1300 606 024.

Stay Informed:

  • Tune into ABC Local Radio, commercial and designed community radio stations or Sky TV news.
  • Freecall 1800 240 667.
  • For help with English, call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 (freecall) and ask them to telephone VBIL. If you know someone who cannot speak English, provide them with this number.
  • Download the FireReady App or Follow Vic Emergency on Twitter (#Hazmat) or Facebook.