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Early-morning fires probed


A number of boat sheds were damaged by fire at Dodges Ferry east of Hobart early on Friday morning. 

Local brigades responded to the flames on Fourth Avenue around 4.20 am.

Fire's also damaged a home at New Town this morning.

Three crews from Hobart and Glenorchy were on the scene on Clarendon Street around 2 am following multiple triple zero calls, finding flames issuing from the roof.

Neighbours of the property evacuated but later were cleared to return home.

Investigators arrived at both scenes later in the morning with no word yet on possible causes. 


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