No one found in burning house

Fire investigators are this morning examining the scene of a house fire on Roy St.

A fire service communications spokesman said Invercargill and Kingswell crews were called to reports of a hedge fire in Roy St about 4am today.

Upon arrival, firefighters found a house on fire, and conducted a search to determine if the property was occupied, he said.

No one was located.

Fire investigators were on site this morning, looking into what caused the blaze, he said.

The Southland Times