Kitchen fire in Ringwood North

Friday, 18 September 2020 at 1:08 am

Approximately 22 firefighters responded to a house fire at Ringwood North on Friday morning.

A caller to Triple Zero (000) reported smoke coming from the house in Aurum Crescent just after 9:30am.

FRV crews arrived on scene in six minutes. Wearing breathing apparatus, they entered the house and attacked the fire, which they brought under control within 15 minutes.

Firefighters determined the blaze was started after food cooking on a stove caught fire.

Victoria Police and Ambulance Victoria were on scene to assist.