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Fire rips through Avondale Heights property

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10 May 2020
MFB firefighters responded to Avondale Heights at 7:30am following reports of a house fire.

he first truck arrived within minutes to find the single storey home on Intervale Dr well alight and requested additional resources.

Donned in breathing apparatus, firefighters entered the property and located the fire. Their quick work prevented any damage to surrounding homes. 

The fire was deemed under control within an hour.

One person evacuated prior to MFB’s arrival and is being treated by Ambulance Victoria.

Crews are expected to be on scene for some time to extinguish any hot spots and determine the exact cause of the blaze.

At the height of the incident, seven MFB appliances were deployed, including a Teleboom appliance.

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