House badly damaged by fire in Rangiora

A house in Rangiora has been extensively damaged after a fire ripped through it on Thursday morning.

The fire started at about 9.45am on White St, near Elephant Park.

No-one was home when the fire started and there have been no reported injuries.

“The house has been extensively damaged,” Sergeant Colin Stewart said.

He said the cause of the fire is yet to be determined and a fire investigator will attend the scene.