House fire south of Taupiri in the Waikato

Two fire crews responded to the house fire.
Ross Giblin

Two fire crews responded to the house fire.

Emergency services have responded to a rural Waikato house fire.

Two fire crews attended the blaze on Tainui Road south of Taupiri about 11.30am, Northern Fire Communications shift manager Scott Osmond said.

"The house is not a write-off, but there is some damage - water and fire mostly."

Osmond said the fire was in the roof of the house.

Nobody was injured and appliances had the fire out within half an hour, he said.

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