NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz 28 Apr, 2021 22:45 am

Major house fire in Hunterville; State Highway 1 closed

Major house fire in Hunterville; State Highway 1 closed
Fire and Emergency was alerted to the house fire at 2am and is still on site.

Fire crews were alerted to the Hunterville address just after 2am on Thursday.A Fire and Emergency New Zealand spokesperson said the property had been severely damaged and fire crews were still present dampening down hot spots at the property.Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency said State Highway 1 at Hunterville was closed between Feltham St and Bruce St because of the fire.Motorists should expect delays in the area.

Photo / File A house has been brought down by a fire in Hunterville overnight.There was a short detour, which was suitable for heavy vehicles, through the town.

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