Aquieter week for the Katikati Volunteer Fire Brigade this week.
Last Friday, shortly before 8am the brigade was called to a car fire outside Claymarkmill on StateHighway 2. Acar had flames coming out from underneath their vehicle. The fire was out on arrival but with minor damage.
On Tuesday, June 5 at 4.43am the brigade attended a house fire at Omokoroa where one person died. They assisted Omokoroa, Tauranga and Greerton in putting out the fire.
At 2.40 that afternoon they were called to pump out a flooded area at Winroy Road, off Tuapiro Road.