Crews expect to be at the scene all morning as they try to contain the blaze.
The crash occurred just after 9.15am on Friday morning.
Air Chathams has had its three biggest days of sales this week since pre-Covid-19.
The puppies were discovered at the North Mole on Tuesday morning.
Power was also cut to nearby properties.
A victim has revealed the extent of abuse at a Whanganui school in the 1950s and 60s.
A staff member saw the car hit the laundry door and then the air bag inflating.
Three men face a number of firearms-related charges.
Terry Fowler hopes his driving school can improve the quality of drivers in Whanganui.