23 Apr 2017

Three accounted for after Hawke's Bay fire

9:09 am on 23 April 2017

Three people feared to have perished in a Hastings fire this morning have been found safe.

Fire Service at Hawkes Bay

Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

The Fire Service said it was called to the property in the suburb of Akina shortly after 5am.

Three people were thought to have been living in the shed and were initally unaccounted for.

The fire was now out and an investigator was looking into the incident.