A person died in a garage fire at a house in Masterton late
The residents of a Christchurch home lost most of their
possessions in one of three fires in the South Island since
A fire which engulfed a block of flats north of Wellington
early this morning is being treated as suspicious.
A Taihape farm worker who was killed in a house fire despite
a passerby's efforts to save him has been named by police.
Panic broke out among students at the University of
Auckland's Epsom campus this morning as a ferocious fire
broke out in the cafeteria.
The body of a man killed in a house fire near Taihape
overnight was recovered from the scene this afternoon.
A 100-year-old woman has been rescued from a large house fire
in Gore this morning.
A man has been badly burnt and a street closed down after an
explosion at a suspected P lab in Bay of Plenty.
A north Balclutha house was gutted by fire last night.
A second man has died as a result of a house fire in Tokoroa
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