A fire broke out a factory in Kings Park, near Blacktown. The blaze broke out at the Sell and Parker Metal and Recycling Services scrap metal yard on Tatersall Road about 5pm. More than 120 fire fighters, from 20 stations, and 15 trucks battled the inferno. There were no reports of injuries but was a concern the blaze could spread to the LPG and diesel tanks. The fire caused massive traffic delays on Sunnyholt Road near Vardys Road.