23 Jan 2010

Fatal Auckland house fire not suspicious

8:00 pm on 23 January 2010

The fire service says a house fire that claimed the life of an Auckland woman is not suspicious.

Fire crews were called to the blaze at the two storey house in Birdwood Avenue in Papatoetoe, shortly after 8pm on Friday.

The body of the woman was found inside.

Senior Fire Investigator Ray Coleman says it does not appear anyone else was involved in the incident.