Fire at Taralga Water Treatment Plant extinguished

A fire that started at the Water Treatment Plant in Taralga this morning has been extinguished with no injuries sustained.

At 10:26am on 8th December 2020, the water treatment plant officer noticed a fire at Taralga Water Treatment Plant and called 000. 

Units from Fire Rescue NSW, Rural Fire Service, NSW Ambulance and NSW Police attended the incident. There were brief concerns about the affect of the smoke from the fire but it was quickly extinguished and there is no safety issue remaining.

Further information regarding Taralga’s water supply will be released shortly this afternoon.

Photos of the fire and the aftermath