House fire in Tarneit

Saturday, 1 April 2023 at 11:33 am

FRV and CFA firefighters were called to Tarneit after a house erupted in flames this evening.

Crews responded to the Said Parade address about 8.45pm, arriving within five minutes to find the single storey home ablaze.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus attacked the fire from inside the home and searched for occupants.

Fortunately, all occupants were able to evacuate safely.

Firefighters managed to contain the blaze to the front half of the house which was significantly damaged in the fire.

The incident was declared under control at 9.06pm, just minutes after the first firefighters arrived on scene.

Victoria Police will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.