Police name elderly Ruakaka fire victim

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Police have named the man who died in a house fire in Ruakaka this morning as 79-year-old Noel Hendry.

The Fire Service was called to the residential address at 4:30am and Mr Hendry only was found after the fire had been extinguished.

Emergency services are investigating, and the cause of the fire is yet to be determined.

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