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27 Jun 2022 21:34
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  •   Home > News > Environment

    Banks Peninsula Fire crews are responding in force to a blaze on a hillside off Pawsons Valley Road, at the north end of Akaroa Harbour

    Banks Peninsula Fire crews are responding in force to a blaze on a hillside off Pawsons Valley Road, at the north end of Akaroa Harbour


    A Fire and Emergency spokesperson says they were called to the scene at about 10 past seven -- where the hedge fire was threatening a house.

    Three fire crews, three tankers and a helicopter have now contained the 300 square metre blaze, and the home is no longer in danger.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

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