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House fire on Brook Street in Muswellbrook

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Emergency services were called to Muswellbrook overnight after a household broke out in flames. 

The incident occurred at 1.56am and Fire and Rescue NSW Muswellbrook and Aberdeen were on scene.

Crews commenced fire attack and extinguished the blaze.

A spokesperson from Fire and Rescue NSW told Hunter Valley News the property was 'totally destroyed' meaning its completely unlivable. 

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Fortunately, the house was unoccupied and had no one living in it at the time. 

"Later at 05:22 Rescue Pumper 392 was responded to a flooding incident where assistance was rendered," a spokesperson from Fire and Rescue NSW Muswellbrook said. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. 

Image: Fire and Rescue NSW Aberdeen