A car is on fire in Taupō this morning.
The fire service alerted police to the fire on Taharepa Rd at 11.45am, a police spokeswoman said.
She said traffic control was in place.
A Northern Fire communications spokesman said a car was on fire at the intersection of Taharepa Rd and Hatepe Ave.
They were called at 11.30am.
The fire did not appear to be caused by a crash but couldn't say what caused it.
The fire was reported by the owner of the car.