A person suffering smoke inhalation was taken to hospital from a fire at a large South Auckland metal factory tonight.
Source: 1 NEWS
Emergency services including eight fire crews were called to Hayes Metals on Neilson Street in Onehunga around 8.40pm.
Fire Communications says one person was transported to hospital in a moderate condition with smoke inhalation.
Burning copper coils have been removed from the factory and are being cooled.
"The fire went to second alarm but is burning in a contained area," a spokesman told 1 NEWS.