Fire in West Tamworth unit and man questioned by police

Tamworth fire crews attended a fire in a Warral Rd, West Tamworth unit around 1.30 this afternoon and quickly brought it under control.

Powerlines near the units were arcing aggresively and Essential Energy was called in.

Ambulance and police attended the scene and early reports say a man was questioned by police and taken into custody.

The incident has been handed over to Homes North.