Melbourne meteor, Mernda: Huge explosion and flash of light rocks northern suburbs

A huge blast has rocked the northern suburbs of Melbourne, with video showing a flash of light just before 9pm.

Residents in the Doreen and Mernda area who heard the explosion claimed it was a meteorite. 

Home surveillance footage shows a man in his drive way startled by the loud bang.

‘That was f***ing loud, our whole house shook,’ one person posted online.

‘Maybe a meteorite?’ 

More to come.