One dead in Christchurch house fire

One person has died after a house fire in Christchurch this morning.

Fire and emergency and police were called to the scene at 2.10am in Gosport St, Aranui.

People were in the house at the time.

Two people were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Cordons and a scene guard are currently in place.

Police and fire services are investigating further.

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