Sleepout fire in Invercargill contained

Firefighters have contained a fire in an Invercargill sleepout.

A Fire and Emergency NZ spokesman said fire crews were called to McMillan St about 7.40pm.

Upon arrival they found a fire in an attached sleep out "going well'', he said.

By 8.50pm the fire was contained, and crews remained at the scene, he said.

It was not believed to be suspicious.

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