House fire in Gate Pa
Update 12noon: The cause of a middle-of-the-night fire under a Gate Pa home requires further investigation.
Firefighters were called to Jones St about 2.35am on Sunday.
They described the incident as a “deep-seated fire under the house”, says Fire and Emergency norther communications shift manager Carren Larking .
The cause isn't clear, so a fire safety investigator is due to visit today.
The home was ablaze by the time crews arrived, says Larking, and there were no reports of anyone being inside.Earlier, 8.15am: