A Hamurana property was in danger of catching alight this morning after a car was found engulfed in flames nearby.
Fire crews got the call-out to the well-involved car fire about 5.45am on Hamurana Rd, a Fire and Emergency spokesman said.
Crews from both Rotorua and Ngongotahā were sent to the scene after reports that a property nearby was in danger of catching, he said.
Firefighters spent two hours at the scene and managed to contain the fire before the home was affected, he said.
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The fire was being treated as suspicious and police and a fire investigator were working at the scene.