A number of buildings have been well-involved in a fireplace in a single day in Ohai, Southland.
A police spokeswoman stated Hearth and Emergency New Zealand referred to as police in regards to the fireplace at 1.19am Saturday.
The hearth began at a constructing in McLagan St, she stated.
Nightcaps resident Tori Welsh stated she might see the flames from Nightcaps, which is 10 kilometres away from Ohai.
“I might see smoke and orange glow from house,” she stated.