Firefighters battled a blaze in the Christchurch seaside suburb of New Brighton on Wednesday afternoon. (File photo)
Four fire crews battled a house fire in a Christchurch seaside suburb.
Firefighters were called to Mountbatten St in New Brighton at 2.15pm on Wednesday.
“The fire was well-involved when crews arrived,” a Fire and Emergency New Zealand spokesperson said.
Paramedics treated two people with minor injuries at the scene and police helped evacuate neighbouring properties as a precaution.
The fire was extinguished by 3.10pm.