A large industrial building has been burned to the ground in a Taranaki fire overnight.
Fire crews were called to the scene on South Rd, in Hawera around 9:30pm, Fire Service shift manager Jan Wills said.
"There were vehicles stored in the building; there was a truck and trailer unit that was damaged and several other vehicles. There was a building next door with tyres and high-octane fuel that had to be protected from the fire."
No-one was injured in the blaze.