House catches fire
Thursday, 7th March, 2019
By Callum Marshall
A Silver Street home has been completely destroyed after a fire early yesterday morning. A neighbour calling firefighters and police about 1.30am, and the fire was put out at 3.30am.
Police Inspector Yvette Smith said strong winds had fuelled the fire and that the house had been unoccupied at the time.
Following a police and firies evacuation of the neighbourhood, she said paramedics had confirmed no one had suffered injuries or inhaled smoke.
It was unknown yesterday what caused the blaze.
If anyone has any information regarding the fire they’re advised to contact local police on 8087 0299.