30 Sep 2015

Explosion heard in Taupo house fire

5:58 am on 30 September 2015

Firefighters were called to a house fire in Taupo where an explosion was heard under the house.

Emergency services were called to the property about 7.30pm yesterday.

The Fire Service says the occupants had managed to get out of the house in Koha Road and were checked by ambulance staff for smoke inhalation.

A fire investigator is looking into the cause.