Rubbish fire sparks call-out
The Fire Service was called to a blaze in Mahoneys Hill Rd this morning that turned out to be a rubbish fire in an inappropriate spot.
Firefighters from Washdyke station responded to the scene at 8.30am and found rubbish being burned and creating a lot of smoke, a Fire Service spokesman said.
Rubbish fires are not permitted within the Timaru town boundary.
The Timaru Herald