Emergency services on scene at the Mellefont st Fish and Chips store. Photo: Rosie O'Brien/The Observer
Emergency services on scene at the Mellefont st Fish and Chips store. Photo: Rosie O'Brien/The Observer Rosie O'Brien

Workers treated for shock after fire at fish shop

FIRIES put out a small fire at the Red Prawn Fish Shop on Monday afternoon.

Two fire trucks arrived to the scene at 3.30pm.

Shortly after an ambulance and two police officers arrived to help with surrounding shop workers who were suffering from shock.

By 4.01pm firefighters declared the six shop building safe for re-entering.

It is believed the fire was caused by cooking scraps inside the kitchen.