House fire in Flat Bush

Local resident Fiona Tariro caught footage of the flames.

A house fire broke out in Flat Bush last night.

At 8:17 pm Fire and Emergency New Zealand attended to a fire on a property in Flat Bush. Locals reported that it was on Noble Court near Malahide Drive.

The fire affected the lounge and ceiling void in the single-story house.

Fire and Emergency told the Times that three fire trucks tended to the flames for over an hour.

The fire was extinguished at 9:30 pm.

The fire-fighters continued to dampen down hot spots and investigating the fire until 11:30 pm. The cause of the fire is unknown.

They left the scene at 1:15 am.

All persons were accounted for.