You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

Scrub fire inland from Ashburton

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 3/03/2017

Firefighters are at a blaze in a pine forest area inland from Ashburton in Canterbury.

The Fire Service was alerted to the fire on Tanks Road near Mayfield shortly before 6pm on Friday, a spokesman says.

The fire covers about 400sq m of harvested pine plantation.

Crews with three fire engines and four water tankers are being used to fight the fire.

image beaconimage beaconimage beacon