4 Jan 2011

Southern Wairarapa scrub fire put out

10:00 pm on 4 January 2011

A scrub fire in southern Wairarapa has been put out.

At the peak of the blaze on White Rock Road, at Tuturumuri, south of Martinborough, half a dozen fire trucks and a helicopter were at the scene.

The Fire Service says they were called to the scene at about 10.45am on Tuesday.

The fire burned more than three hectares.