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Engineering business in Manawatu-Wanganui goes up in flames

An engineering business in Ohingaiti, Manawatu-Wanganui, has caught fire this morning.

Four fire appliances and two water tankers are at the scene, about 80km north of Palmerston North, attempting to get the blaze under control.

A fire spokesperson said emergency services were called to the building about 3.00am today

There are no reports of anyone inside or concern to neighbouring properties or businesses.

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File picture. Source: 1 NEWS

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