Two house fires in the Lower North Island early this morning. Fire fighters were first called to a house well-alight in Eketahuna just before 2am. Shift commander David Meikle says nobody was injured in the Turner Street blaze however the property has been left badly damaged. He says the second fire broke out in a Carterton House around quarter past three this morning. The Rexwood Street property was unoccupied at the time. Fire investigators will return to the scene of both fires this morning.