Emergency crews were called to Victoria Street in Wetherill Park at about 6.30am after two B-Double trucks smashed into each other.
The two drivers suffered minor injuries and were treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics.
Plumes of smoke are seen at the scene on Thursday morning. Picture: Fire and Rescue NSW
Fire and Rescue NSW worked to fight the blaze as plumes of smoke continued to billow from the scene.
“There is a large volume of smoke in the area,” a statement read.
“FRNSW has assigned a large number of resources to the incident including hazardous materials (HAZMAT) specialists.
“Operations will be ongoing throughout the day to determine the type of loads the trucks were transporting.”
Locals have been advised to stay inside following the blaze. Picture: Fire and Rescue NSW
Residents are urged to take the following precautions:
Ensure windows and doors are closed to help prevent smoke entering their homes
Remove washing from clotheslines
People with asthma or lung conditions are advised to reduce outdoor activities. If shortness of breath or coughing develops, take your reliever medicine or seek medical advice.
Fairfield City Police Area Command have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

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