Neighbours alert Triple Zero (000) to Sunshine North house fire

Thursday, 24 June 2021 at 1:34 am

FRV responded to a house fire in Sunshine North on Wednesday evening.

FRV crews were called to the Harley Street incident at 10.30pm after a caller to Triple Zero (000) reported a fire at a neighbouring residential property.

Firefighters arrived on scene within five minutes to find three rooms inside the house ablaze.

Wearing breathing apparatus, crews conducted a search of the property to ensure no one was inside.

Firefighters worked quickly to bring the fire under control within 14 minutes, and contain it to the three rooms.

At the height of the incident, there were 10 FRV appliances on scene, including five Pumpers, one Rescue Unit and one Aerial Unit.

FRV was supported on scene by Ambulance Victoria on scene and Victoria Police is investigating the incident.