Paper recycling factory ablaze

Last updated 17:42 17/02/2014

Relevant offers

Crime

Community detention for woman whose dog viciously attacked man Man pleads guilty to spree of car theft, arson and burglaries David Hunter admits shooting business associate Dean Louis in thigh Father of motorcyclist killed by foreign driver hails 'fantastic' protest Alleged rest home abuser appears in court Clandestine lab and cannabis growing room found in Hamilton Homicide investigation launched in Northland Sir Ngatata Love used partner's company to obtain $1.5m payment meant for trust, Crown claims Jury told to consider rape-accused's character Despite offender's ninth drink drive conviction, he was no 'hellraiser', says lawyer

A large fire at a paper recycling facility in Auckland has been brought under control.

A fire service spokesman said the fire, at the Carter Holt Harvey waste paper facility in Penrose, started in a storage area for recycled paper about 3.55pm.

At its height the fire covered more than 30 square metres.

Nine fire crews were sent to the scene and had since brought the fire under control, he said.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content