28 Dec 2018

Firefighters extinguish car on fire at Muriwai Beach

6:30 pm on 28 December 2018

Firefighters have put out a car fire at a popular west Auckland beach.

Fire and Emergency said it was called out to Muriwai Beach just before 1.30pm today after reports of a car on fire.

It said the blazing car was found on the sand about 8km away from the main carpark.

A spokesperson said the cause of the fire was still unknown but the owner of the car was nearby.

No one was injured.