Home fire at Middleton

At 6:20 this evening the CFS was alerted to a house fire on Airport Road, Middleton.

Crews arrived to find a single-storey, unoccupied home alight.

In total five CFS fire trucks, supported by two MFS fire trucks and two bulk water carrier attended, with approximately 45 firefighters attempting to extinguish the fire.

The fire was restricted to the home site.

Damages have been estimated at $150,000, with fire cause investigators en route to determine the cause.