- Wednesday, 14 September 2022 at 9:14 pm
FRV crews responded to an incident in Hoppers Crossing following multiple calls to Triple Zero (000) just after 7:40 pm on Wednesday night.
Firefighters arrived to the Barrot Avenue scene within seven minutes to find a single storey house completely involved in fire with flames issuing from the roof.
Thankfully there were no occupants in the home at the time of the fire.
Wearing breathing apparatus, FRV and CFA firefighters attacked the blaze and contained the fire to the rear rooms and ceiling of the house.
The incident was declared under control at 8.17pm with the home sustaining significant damage from the fire.
Ambulance Victoria also attended the scene.