Glenorchy house inferno

September 22, 2022 7:11 pm in by

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Candles left burning inside a bedroom appear to be behind a house going up in flames in Hobart’s Glenorchy in the middle of the night.

At around 12.40am (Thursday morning) Tasmania Police and Fire Service headed to the Devines Road home to manage the inferno.

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Two adults living there were hospitalised for minor smoke inhalation, while three kids at the property got out unharmed.

Whilst the fire is not thought to be suspicious; anyone with information relating to the fire is asked to contact police on 131444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at