Person in critical condition after west Auckland car fire

Police are working with the fire service to establish the cause of the fire.
Police are working with the fire service to establish the cause of the fire. Photo credit: Getty

A person is fighting for their life after a car fire in west Auckland on Monday morning.

A police spokesperson says they were called to a house in Te Atatu just after 8am where a car was on fire in the driveway.

They say it was put out on arrival but unfortunately one person suffered serious burns.

The person was taken to hospital in a critical condition, police say.

Police are working with the fire service to establish the cause of the fire.

Newshub.