8 Feb 2024

Lee Valley fire could take days to contain

From Midday Report, 12:43 pm on 8 February 2024

Firefighters warn it could take two to three days to contain a fire burning in a pine forest in the Tasman district.

The blaze spread quickly up the Lee Valley Wednesday afternoon and covers about five hectares.

RNZ reporter Samantha Gee spoke to Ben Strang.