One dead, three injured in Parramatta unit complex fire

Police have launched an investigation after a deadly house fire at a Parramatta unit block early on Monday morning.

Emergency crews rushed to the ground floor car park of the Early Street complex at around 3.55am after reports of a fire.

Four people were treated, including one seriously, before being rushed to hospital.


One man, an 82-year-old, died a short time later from his injuries.

It’s believed he did not live at the unit complex.

Specialist personnel from NSW Police Force and Fire & Rescue NSW are continuing inquiries to determine the cause.