Firefighters extinguish engulfed ute inside Lower Hutt office building

Firefighters have battled a fire at a Lower Hutt office building early this morning that appears to have been caused by an ute that caught fire inside the building. 

Emergency services were called to the two-storey Dimac Contractors building on Port Road, near the Seaview Marina, at around 3.49am.

A fire spokesperson told 1 NEWS no one was injured, and no surrounding properties were damaged.

The incident occurred on Port Road, near the Seaview Marina, at 4.39am. Source: 1 NEWS