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18 May 2021 18:47
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  •   Home > News > Accident and Emergency

    A hedge fire that's spread to a shed in Southland is partially under control, but high winds are threatening efforts

    A hedge fire that's spread to a shed in Southland is partially under control, but high winds are threatening efforts


    Crews were called to Waimea Valley Road, near Riversdale, about 8.30 this morning.

    A row of trees and a hay barn, are on fire.

    Fire and Emergency southern shift manager Lyn Crosson says four fire engines, four tankers, a rural fire officer and a senior fire officer are at the scene.

    Crosson says they're confident they have the blaze contained to one area.

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