A Yeppoon home in Maple St was gutted by fire in the early hours of the morning.
A Yeppoon home in Maple St was gutted by fire in the early hours of the morning. Shayla Bulloch

CQ house destroyed in 'suspicious' fire

UPDATE August 20: POLICE investigations are ongoing into a fire that destroyed a Yeppoon home over the weekend.

A spokesperson from Queensland Police Service said the incident was still under investigation with no suspects yet.

BREAKING: A YEPPOON home has been gutted by a fire which police are treating as suspicious.

The fire broke out about 4.20am in the Maple St home.

A Queensland Police Service spokesperson said the fire was being investigated as suspicious, with forensics crews on scene this morning.

 

A Yeppoon home in Maple St was gutted by fire in the early hours of the morning.
A Yeppoon home in Maple St was gutted by fire in the early hours of the morning. Shayla Bulloch

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said there was no one inside the building at the time of the fire.

However, two police officers were taken to hospital with smoke inhalation.



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