A four-year-old child and an adult have been critically injured in a house fire in #Perth, arson squad investigating

A firetruck at the scene of the fire in Thornlie on Rushbrook Way.A four-year-old child and an adult have been critically injured in a house fire in Perth’s south-east.

Police were called to the scene at 6:16pm, on Rushbrook Way in the suburb of Thornlie.

Two people β€” a four-year-old child and adult were rushed to Fiona Stanley Hospital from the scene.

There are conflicting reports that the adult victim was a 40-year-old man, while other authorities described him as elderly.

Inspector Dean Snashall said two occupants of the house had suffered injuries as a result of the fire.

via Thornlie house fire injures child and adult, arson squad investigating – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)