The street in Perth’s south-east was closed as firefighters battled to bring the blaze under control. (ABC News: Herlyn Kaur)
An adult and four-year-old child have been found “unresponsive” 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.
A police spokesperson said details were scant but two people had been found “unresponsive” on the scene.
A spokesman for St John Ambulance said a four-year-old and 40-year-old had been taken under priority to Fiona Stanley Hospital.
The Department of Fire and Emergency Services said they were called to the scene after receiving a report of fire at a single-storey home.
Nine crews have been sent to the blaze.
More to come.