Man hurt at Te Puke fire

A man has been hurt at a rural Te Puke workplace as emergency services respond to a fire.

The outdoor fire in No 1 Rd is believed to be under control but St John staff are treating a man involved in the incident.

A Northern Communications spokesman said the fire had been burning near a chemical shed.

The fire occurred about 2.05pm.

It is not known how seriously hurt the man is.

- Bay of Plenty Times

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