Tullamarine house fire ‘suspicious’
A SUSPICIOUS blaze in Tullamarine destroyed a home and threatened neighbouring houses early this morning.
MFB crews were called to the fire on Broadmeadows Road about 3am where a single storey house was fully engulfed by flames.
Thirty MFB firefighters battled for about minutes to bring the fire under control.
The blaze threatened homes on both sides of the vacant property, however MFB crews were able to stop it from spreading.
Specialist MFB operators used equipment to stabilise the building.
MFB investigators, who were at the site, determined that the cause of the fire was suspicious.
Police have been informed.