09 Nov 2019 12:05pm
Police and fire crews responded to a business fire at Thebarton this morning.
Just before 5.30am on Saturday 9 November police and MFS crews were alerted to a fire at a crash repairer on Bennett Street.
A number of MFS appliances attended to fight the fire and bring the blaze under control.
Traffic travelling westbound on West Thebarton Road was blocked for just over an hour but ha since been reopened.
The fire was causing smoke to drift across Thebarton and surrounding suburbs. Residents were advised to remain indoors and close all doors and windows until the smoke has passed.
At this time, the fire is not believed to be suspicious.