Monday 14 October, 2019

Fire destroys Cocorite home, one homeless

One individual has been left homeless after a fire destroyed their Cocorite residence on Saturday.

Police are trying to determine what may have caused a fire in Cocorite the blaze.

According to police, the fire was noticed at around 2 pm on Saturday along Upper Cocorite Terrace, Cocorite.

Residents sprung into action and attempted to put out the inferno and prevent it from spreading to nearby structures.

The fire services and police were notified and officials from the Western Division and the Four Roads Fire Station responded.

The fire was eventually contained.

No injuries were reported.

An official cause of the blaze has yet to be determined and officials are expected to return to the scene. 

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