Yesterday afternoon at about 4:45 Whyalla fire crews responded to several triple zero call with reports of a house fire.
Eight Metropolitan fire fighters and 2 appliances attended an address in Whyalla Stuart where there was fire coming from the bedroom window.
Following primary and secondary checks, fire crews found there were no other no occupants inside.
The blaze was contained within half an hour with no injuries.
The damage bill is estimated to be around $50,000.
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