Video: Emergency service at the scene of fatal Christchurch house fire




A man has died following a house fire in Christchurch early this morning.

The crews battled the blaze in the pouring rain in the early hours of this morning.
Source: 1 NEWS

Emergency services attended the blaze at the Cashel Street home in Linwood after multiple calls from the public just before 4am.

A fire spokesperson told 1NEWS they found one person dead at the scene.

No other people are believed to have been inside the home at this stage.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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