Huntingdon family flee home on fire

A FAMILY flee their Huntingdon home after a washing machine caught fire.

Firefighters from Huntingdon rushed to the two-storey home in Coneygear Road at 10.30pm yesterday (Thursday) after reports of a house fire.

The occupants were out of the building by the time the firefighters arrived.

The cause of fire was accidental and the crews were back at base by 11.55pm.