Bay of Plenty - House Fire
District: Bay Of Plenty
Short description: Fatal house fire
MEDIA RELEASE - Bay of Plenty
One dead and one injured in house fire
One person is dead and a second has been badly injured
in a house fire in Tokoroa this evening.
called at approximately 6.40pm to reports of a fire in
One man, age unknown at this stage, has
been taken to Waikato Hospital with what are believed to be
serious burns. The body of a second person has been located
inside the house. It can't be confirmed at this stage
whether the deceased is a man or a woman.
The scene has
been cordoned off and will be secured overnight pending a
full scene examination tomorrow by police and fire
No further information is expected
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