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Melbourne apartment tower fire fuelled by combustible cladding on Spencer St high-rise

05 February 2019

A fire engine parked on a narrow street

Metropolitan Fire Brigade chief officer, Dan Stephens, said firefighters believed the building was covered in the same material as London's Grenfell Tower, in which 72 people died in 2017.

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