The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire on Gouldie Street in Huntsville today at 7:30am.
A neighbour heard smoke alarms sounding and saw smoke coming from the
eaves of the home.
Crews from Station 1 and Port Sydney Station 3 arrived and encountered smoke
coming from the eaves and gabl The fire was located in the basement and an
aggressive attack was made to quickly knock down the fire. Crews remained on scene
for an hour and half to extinguish hotspots.
There were no occupants in the home at the time of the fire and damage to the home is
estimated at $150,000.
The investigation into the cause and circumstances of the fire is ongoing.