House fire breaks out in Tawa

Last updated 15:20 13/04/2014
Rewa St fire
Fire has broken out in a house in Rewa St, Tawa.
Tawa House fire
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Fire has broken on in a Rewa St home.

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Firefighters have successfully extinguished a large house fire in Tawa, Wellington.

Six fire crews were called to the blaze on Rewa Tce, a Fire Service spokeswoman said. The fire was described as "well involved" when the fire engines arrived at the two-storey house just before 3pm.No one was at the property when it caught alight.

Police temporarily blocked off the road at Essex St while the fire was fought.


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