A house caught on fire in Warkworth in the northern part of the Auckland region this afternoon. Photo / Mahurangi Matters newspaper
Flames engulfed a house in Warkworth this afternoon, sending clouds of black smoke into the air.
Fire and Emergency New Zealand crew were called to the Palmer St address just before 5pm.
A spokesperson said the fire at the 10m x 10m house was well-involved on arrival and three trucks and a fire investigator responded.
The blaze has since been extinguished.