Fatal house fire in Hamilton

00:01, Nov 21 2012

A man has been killed after a fire at a property in Hamilton.

Police were called to the suburb of Maeroa just after 10am but said initial enquiries indicated the fire was not suspicious. 

The fire appears to have started behind the house.

Police were interviewing people inside the house and have cordoned off the area.

The death has been referred to the coroner.