One dead in caravan fire near Nelson

  • 18/10/2015
One dead in caravan fire near Nelson

A person is believed to have died in a fire in a caravan at a Richmond caravan park.

Emergency services were called to a fire in a caravan at the Waimea Town and Country Club in Richmond, near Nelson, at about 8pm yesterday, police say.

It's believed a person was inside the caravan at the time of the fire.

The scene was guarded overnight and an investigation is continuing.

The club runs a caravan park with 64 powered sites and ten non-powered sites, according to its website.

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