Sheds destroyed in Yandoit blaze

TWO sheds were destroyed at Yandoit yesteday. 

Fire crews were called to the blaze, between Daylesford and Castlemaine, about 5pm.

The fire burnt about 60 hectares of grassland at McPhersons Lane and took three hours to contain.

Several aircraft were called on for assistance, while 30 trucks and command vehicles from surrounding towns were used to battle the blaze.

While the sheds were razed, two houses were saved. 

A CFA spokesperson said the cause of the fire was unknown and an investigation would be conducted.

No one was injured in the incident. 

Check the fire danger rating in your area at the CFA website.

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