Fatal house fire
Fatal house fire - Ponsonby - Auckland City
Police were called to assist the Fire Service at a house fire in Ponsonby this morning.
The house in Brown Street Ponsonby caught fire just after 2:00 am and the the body of one person was located in the building once the fire was extinguished. No details of the victim or the cause of the fire are available.
The police will be conducting an investigation into the death on behalf of the coroner.