Two people saved by smoke alarm in middle of the night
11.20am: TWO people were inside a home in Gracemere when a fire broke out in the middle of the night last night.
A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said three QFES crews attended the fire in Origano Ave, Gracemere, after being called to the fire at 2.50am.
The spokeswoman said the two occupants of the two-storey house were out of the building by the time crews arrived.
She said two firefighters entered the property and extinguished the fire.
Crews left the scene at 4.15am.
6.49am: EMERGENCY services attended a fire at a Gracemere residence overnight.
A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said it was a fire inside a house as opposed to a house fire.
She said crews were at the scene for about two hours.
The spokeswoman said the occupiers were out of the house by the time fire crews arrived at the scene in Origano Avenue after the smoke alarm alerted them.
The Queensland Ambulance Service reports paramedics were on standby for QFES after being called to the scene at 2.44am. There were no patients for QAS.