No one was found inside a two-storey house which was engulfed
by fire in the Wellington suburb of Newtown this afternoon.
The wooden house on Millward St was well ablaze when the
first of nine fire engines arrived at the scene shortly after
It was initially reported there had been people inside the
house. However, police later confirmed a search of the house
had found nobody inside.
The fire could be seen from as far away as Wellington