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West Melton fire under investigation

Jessica Dermody
Nic Duff
Elizabeth Robinson

Four fire crews called to house late Sunday afternoon.

A fire service spokesperson said a fire investigator was at a Weedons Ross Rd property, which was extensively damaged in a fire on Sunday.

The cause of fire is unknown. 

Four fire crews from West Melton, Rolleston, Kirwee and Burnham attended the fire at a single-storey house.

The fire, which was reported at 5.35pm, caused significant damage to the roof and back of the house. 

No one was injured in the fire.