Fire razes Bay of Plenty house
One person is unaccounted for following a house fire in the Bay of Plenty.
Firefighters were called to the blaze, which completely razed the house, at 2am in Ruatahuna, near Te Urewera.
A Fire and Emergency New Zealand spokesperson says five fire trucks and two fire investigators are at the scene.
The spokesperson says one person is currently unaccounted for.
Investigations are continuing.