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House fire treated as suspicious

Eight FRV firefighters have responded to a house fire in Bendigo this afternoon after a call to Triple Zero.

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Crews arrived on scene within four minutes to find smoke coming from the roof of the house.

Crews worked to bring the fire under control in six minutes. Fortunately, there was no one inside at the time.

Firefighters believe the incident may have started under suspicious circumstances and have handed the scene over to Victoria Police for investigation.

FRV was also supported by CFA crews at the scene.”

Photo: Troy Wass