ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a house fire in Spence this morning.
Several crews responded to the Horan Place property just after 9:30am to find a bedroom/study well alight.
Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus entered the home to search for anyone inside but found no one was home.
The property has sustained major fire and smoke damage.
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The cause will be investigated.
10:25am Saturday 24 December 2011