DEVELOPING: Firefighters are struggling to bring the factory fire under control. 9News
Firefighters are struggling to bring a factory fire under control in Sydney's south west.
The blaze has been burning for two hours, and surrounding businesses in Yulong Close, Moorebank, as well as nearby homes, have been evacuated.
Moorebank factory fire comes dangerously close to homes (Nine)
The fire started at 2pm at Baker and Co, an ingredients factory, which contains food, chemicals and oils.Read more: Nine News Australia
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