14 Feb 2017

Two fires burn out of control on Port Hills, one home destroyed

From Morning Report, 6:08 am on 14 February 2017

Fire engines and water tankers are at two fires in Christchurch's Port Hills this morning. Our reporter Maja Burry is at the command centre in Early Valley Road and says the ridge is lit up with fire. She says efforts overnight were on property protection and 11 helicopters with monsoon buckets are arriving to fight the blaze.