House razed at Jeparit
POLICE and CFA fire investigation unit are investigating a house fire at a property in Jeparit in the early hours of Sunday.
District 17 acting operations manager Trevor Ebbels said crews received a 000 call to 6 Broadway at 12.42am.
“Two Jeparit Fire Brigade units were on scene within 10 minutes, bringing the blaze under control at 1.23am,” Mr Ebbels said.
“The corrugated iron cladding and timber frame home was unoccupied at the time and Powercor were called to cut power to the property,” he said.
“CFA dispatched a fire investigator to the scene and the blaze is currently under joint CFA and Victoria Police investigation”.
The fire completely destroyed the buildin