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11 Dec 2019 7:34
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  •   Home > News > Environment

    Firefighting efforts are winding down for a huge scrub fire that broke out near Dunedin two days ago

    Firefighting efforts are winding down for a huge scrub fire that broke out near Dunedin two days ago


    It took helicopters, ground crews and heavy machinery to douse the flames.

    A Fire and Emergency spokesperson says it was a roller coaster day for crews, with other duties and call outs in the region.

    An investigation is under way into what started the blaze - which is being treated as suspicious

    The spokesperson says they're hoping to be finished at the scene by midday.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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