Flat fire in Whanganui contained

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A fire investigator will be on site on Monday morning. Photo credit: File

Firefighters have managed to contain a blaze that broke out in a block of flats in Whanganui.

Fire and Emergency was called to the scene on Guyton St just after 4pm on Sunday to find the two-storey building well ablaze.

Four crews managed to contain the fire just after midnight, and two people were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.

A fire investigator will be on site on Monday morning.

Newshub.