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Candle sparks blaze in Balwyn

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28 Nov 2019
A candle was the cause of a bathroom fire in a housing unit in Balwyn early this evening.

Firefighters were alerted the property on Whitehorse Rd at 6:11pm after the resident called Triple Zero (000) reporting flames and smoke issuing from the bathroom.

Crews arrived within minutes and quickly extinguished the fire and prevented it from overtaking the rest of the property.

There were no reported injuries.

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