The Cairns Post

Blaze at store


KMART at Smithfield is expected to remain closed on Monday after a fire. The shop was shut at the weekend following the blaze in the store’s loading dock. A sign out the front of the Smithfield Shopping Centre store said it would be temporaril­y closed until further notice, due to a “small and contained fire” which occurred about 9.30pm on Friday. A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoma­n said crews were called to fire in the store’s loading dock about 9.34pm, with smoke issuing from the area by the time they arrived.

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