Investigation is underway after business was damaged by fire State by News Of The Area - Modern Media - September 8, 2016September 9, 2016 An investigation is underway after a business was damaged by fire at Five Dock this morning. Emergency services were called to the business on the Great North Road about 4.30am (Tuesday 6 September 2016), after a police patrolling the area detected smoke coming from a building. They alerted Fire & Rescue NSW who arrived and extinguished the blaze, preventing it from spreading to adjoining buildings; however, the shop was extensively damaged. Want your business advertised online with the News Of The Area? With 11,383 page-views over the last one month, you’ll reach your online audience & customers. Email us today for a quote: [email protected] At this time the cause of the fire is to be determined and, as a consequence, it is being treated as suspicious. Scene of Crime officers have examined the site and an investigation is now underway into the cause of the blaze.