News Releases

Suspicious house fire in Heathmont

back to list
06 Feb 2019
MFB and CFA firefighters made quick work to extinguish a house fire that broke out in Heathmont.

A Triple Zero (000) caller raised the alarm at 3:06am after seeing flames and smoke coming from the home on Leoni Ave. Initial crews arrived on scene in six minutes to find the single story weather board home well alight and flames coming out of the roof space.

More than 20 firefighters in breathing apparatus attacked the blaze and prevented it from spreading to nearby properties

The fire was under control in 22 minutes and there were no reports of injuries.

The fire has been deemed suspicious and Victoria Police will be investigating.

No information available to download
Back to top
Facts and Features
Safety Tip

The Australasian Fire and Emergency Services Authority Council (AFAC) recommends monthly testing of smoke alarms to ensure they are working correctly.

Its True

Only working Smoke Alarms save lives.

Dial 000 for emergency