Papakura house gutted by fire

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A fire investigator is at the scene. Photo credit: Getty

A house in south Auckland has been left gutted by fire this morning.

Emergency services took about an hour to extinguish the blaze in Papakura, which started around 7am.

Five people were treated at the scene for minor injuries. St John says none needed transport to hospital.

A fire investigator is at the scene. 

Earlier on Sunday, a workshop in Hokitika went up in flames.