‘Well alight’ house fire in Pyes Pa
Smoke can be seen billowing from a large house fire in Pyes Pa this afternoon.
Multiple fire crews are battling a "well alight" blaze on Bradley Avenue.
Fire and Emergency New Zealand northern communications shift manager Craig Dally says three crews are working to put out the fire.
He says they received the call just after 3pm.
"Nobody was inside the house and there are no reports of any injuries."
He could not provide comment on the size of the fire. "We are still working on it."
A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says flames and smoke can be seen billowing from a house on Bradley Ave.
"Firefighters are on the scene.
"It's massive. I can see columns of smoke coming out."
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