17 May 2023

Sun rises on scene of fatal Wellington fire

From Morning Report, 7:13 am on 17 May 2023

Urban search and rescue team stabilized the building on Tuesday and will be on site Wednesday morning to ensure it is safe to enter.

11 people remain unaccounted for after Tuesday's early morning blaze ripped through Loafer's Lodge in Newtown.

RNZ reporter Jemima Huston was at the site of the fire in Adelaide Road in Wellington.