Car fire rav­ages home

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A Cen­tral Otago home has been rav­aged by a fire be­lieved to have started in a car. Emer­gency ser­vices were called to a prop­erty Rere Rd, in Lake Hayes Es­tate near Queen­stown, just af­ter 3am yes­ter­day. A Fire and Emer­gency New Zealand spokesman said it was be­lieved a car in the home’s garage has caught on fire. The car was well ablaze when fire­fight­ers ar­rived. Crews worked for sev­eral hours to con­tain the fire, but it spread through the house. Fire in­ves­ti­ga­tors were try­ing to de­ter­mine the cause.

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