Rockingham unit gutted by fire

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A ROCKINGHAM unit was destroyed by fire this morning.

A Department of Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said the fire started in the bedroom of the unit on Merope Close at 9.30am.

Nine fire crews attended and the fire was extinguished by 10.50am.

The unit was completely gutted, another unit sustained partial fire and smoke damage and another unit sustained smoke damage.

The cause of fire was determined as accidental.

No one was injured in the fire.