Emergency services are fighting a large fire at a house in
Lower Kaimai in the Western Bay of Plenty.
A Bay of Plenty Times reporter at the scene said it appeared
the house had collapsed and a car on the property was also on
The reporter said flames could still be seen coming from the
A crowd gathered at the scene and firefighters warned
onlookers to move back because an LPG cylinder at the house
Police cordons were in place at the intersection of Ruahihi
Rd and State Highway 29.
Several police, fire and ambulance crews are at the scene.