Suspicious blaze breaks out at Brisbane tyre shop

Investigations are underway into a suspicious fire which has damaged a tyre business in Brisbane’s inner-north.

Police believe an industrial bin behind the Albion business was set alight just before 3:00am, damaging an exterior wall and the interior supports of the building.

Firefighter Mark Dearlove has told Channel Nine crews were able to quickly extinguish the blaze.


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He said “we responded quite quickly coz Windsor fire station’s just up the road, so that saved the premises from a larger fire coz with quick action with class a foam and water we got the fire under control within 10 minutes”.

Police are urging anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area to contact Crime Stoppers.