Firefighters have put out a house fire in Wainuiomata, near Lower Hutt, but the building has been destroyed.
Four fire crews were called to the scene at Sunny Grove at 7.25pm and found the fire widespread throughout the home.
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Ambulance paramedics have attended to one person with smoke inhalation.
A Fire Service spokesperson did not know if anyone was inside the house at the time of the fire.