Young family escapes house fire

A YOUNG family, including a six-month-old baby boy, eight-year-old boy and a 15 year-old girl have escaped their burning property near Narromine yesterday. 

The children's 55-year-old father evacuated the homestead when it caught alight yesterday evening. 

The property, about 40km out of Narromine, has suffered over $200,000 damage after a grass fire destroyed the house and machinery.

Five Rural Fire Service (RFS) trucks attended the blaze on Mungery Hall Road after it was reported at 6.05pm on Sunday.

Five Rural Fire Service (RFS) trucks attended the blaze on Mungery Hall Road after it was reported at 6.05pm on Sunday.

Five Rural Fire Service (RFS) trucks attended the blaze on Mungery Hall Road after it was reported at 6.05pm on Sunday.