House fire sparked by washing machine

The damage caused by the fire. Photo: Facebook
The damage caused by the fire. Photo: Facebook

A WASHING machine is believed to be the cause of a fire at a house in Wattle Grove this morning.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services said the fire was reported at 9.22am and caused about $50,000 worth of damage to the laundry.

Five DFES units attended the fire on Merlin Way.

No one was injured.

Damage cause by the fire. Photo: Facebook