11 Feb 2019

Scrub fire in Canterbury not yet under control

2:01 pm on 11 February 2019

Firefighters are attending two small scrub fires in Canterbury.

One fire at Omihi, near Waiara, is under control after a callout at about midday.

A second broke out in Coalgate, in Selwyn, at about 1.15pm.

Fire and Emergency said the fire at Coalgate is yet to be brought under control.