Woolston fire brought under control

A fire investigator will visit the site at first light Friday.
A fire investigator will visit the site at first light Friday. Photo credit: Getty

Fire crews have managed to contain a blaze that broke out in a commercial building in Christchurch overnight.

Emergency services were called to Connal Rd in Woolston just before 11:30pm to find the building engulfed in flames.

Eight crews were needed to get fire ripping through the 10,000sqm building under control.

A fire investigator will visit the site at first light.

Newshub.