Emergency services were called to a fire at a Te Awamutu property overnight.
Northern Fire Communications shift manager Scott Osmond said the fire service was called to the Heaphy St scene at 11.50pm to find a small fire contained in the lounge of the house
"There was no one at home at the time and we had the fire extinguished quite quickly," he said.
Police were also on the scene and will investigate the incident further.
- © Fairfax NZ News
Would you like to see the development of the Hamilton Gardens fast-tracked?Related story: Hardaker aims to reinvest in Hamilton