One person dead, two injured following fatal house fire in East Auckland

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A person has died, and two others are injured after a fire in a house in Minerva Terrace at East Auckland’s Cockle Bay.

Emergency services were called to the fire at around 6:50 pm on Tuesday.


One person was being treated by St John ambulance while another person with minor injuries was also being treated.

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The patients are being transported to Middlemore Hospital.

Rescue crews were searching the property for another person.

Police will be working with FENZ to determine the circumstances of the fire. 

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