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The out-of-control blaze that ripped through the CY O’Connor Village Pub in Piara Waters has left a $5 million damage bill.

Firefighters rushed to the scene about 5.30pm yesterday, finding the popular pub “fully involved” in fire with the roof partially collapsed.

Camera IconThe roof of the pub collapsed. Credit: Simon Hydzik/7NEWS

Patrons were quickly evacuated amid fears alcohol stored on site would further fuel the fire. No staff or patrons were hurt.

CY O'Connor Village Pub on fire.
Camera IconCY O’Connor Village Pub on fire. Credit: Allison Middleton

It took firefighters 90 minutes to control the blaze. Police, St John Ambulance and Western Power were also called to the scene.

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