Prison evacuated after fire starts
Dozens of inmates have been evacuated from a Sydney prison after a fire broke out.
Fire and Rescue NSW said the blaze erupted in the Mary Wade Correctional Centre in Lidcombe, in the city's west.
The fire began in a cell, and officers worked with prison guards to contain it.
A total of 48 people were evacuated from the prison.
9News understands a number of people have been taken to hospital.
Parts of the prison were also filled with smoke.