Australia Family-of-seven forced to flee their burning home after a fire was accidentally sparked by a child playing with a lighter

23:57  15 april  2018
23:57  15 april  2018 Source:   Daily Mail

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A family was forced to flee their burning home after a fire was accidentally sparked by a child playing with a jet lighter.

The young couple and their five children were inside their Davoren Park property in Adelaide when the blaze started.

Miraculously they were able to escape and alert authorities.

an old brick building: The young couple and their five children were inside their Davoren Park property in Adelaide when the blaze started © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The young couple and their five children were inside their Davoren Park property in Adelaide when the blaze started

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'It was my friend in the house that was on fire, she was going 'my house is on fire, my house is on fire'... screaming at the door,' witness Sue Telfer told Seven News.

The family watched on as the fire tore through their home destroying their belongings.

Firefighters were quickly on the scene but were unable to stop the blaze before it destroyed the property.

Investigators said the fire was started by a child playing with a lighter.

'They really need to be aware that it's not just a toy, it's not something you play with, this can cause serious damage, injury and loss of life,' Peter Button from the Metropolitan Fire Service told Seven News.

The family watched on as the fire tore through their home destroying their belongings © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited The family watched on as the fire tore through their home destroying their belongings


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