Fire has damaged a West Perth home believed to be over 100 years old.
A Department of Fire and Emergency Servicse spokeswoman said firefighters were called to Florence Street about 11.50am after reports of fire on the home’s back veranda.
Residents were able to evacuate out of the home safely.
Nine fire crews worked for over an hour to bring the blaze under control.
The cause of the fire is still being investigated.The street has been closed off because of flying asbestos fibres.