31 Jul 2018

Cook Islands resort fire being investigated

12:36 pm on 31 July 2018

An investigation is underway into a fire at a Cook Islands resort on Aitutaki.

Aitutaki Lagoon Resort and Spa on fire

Aitutaki Lagoon Resort and Spa on fire Photo: Annita Cyprian Drollet

The fire at the Lagoon Beach Resort and Spa destroyed several bungalows and a bar.

The management at the resort said they will wait until investigations into the cause of the fire are completed before commenting publicly.