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.


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.