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MFB crews tackle blaze in Strathmore

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28 Dec 2016
Community warning issued for smoke in the area

Just after 5.30pm this evening MFB received calls to a house fire in Esmale Street, Strathmore.

Arriving on scene crews found the weatherboard house fully involved with the fire threatening neighbouring properties. The occupants had evacuated.

A community warning was issued due to the smoke in the area and firefighters commenced an internal attack.

The blaze was brought under control just before 6.30pm and the cause of the fire will be investigated.

Nine appliances and over twenty five firefighters were on scene.

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