11 Feb 2017

Woman who died after shed fire named

3:59 pm on 11 February 2017

Police have named the woman who died when a shed was destroyed by fire in Christchurch on Thursday morning.

She was 51-year-old Savita Devi Naidu.

The police found her body when responding to a fire on Tankerville Road in Hoon Hay shortly before 9am on Thursday.

Police said there were no suspicious circumstances, and they have referred the matter to the Coroner.