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Woman killed in house fire used stove for heat - New Zealand Herald

A woman killed in a fiery house blaze in Tirau used her stove as a form of heating, her best friend says. The friend turned up to the cordon at Little St this afternoon, shocked after seeing a photo of the house on social media. "I knew it was her as ...and more »

Woman dies in Tirau, Waikato house fire - New Zealand Herald

Detective Senior Sergeant Matt Cranshaw confirmed a 58-year-old woman from Tirau died in the blaze. The distraught former husband of the victim drove straight past the property not realising the woman's house was involved. The man, along with other ...and more »

Body found after fire rips through home in Waikato -

Police are treating the fire in a Tirau home where a woman's body was discovered early Monday as suspicious. The 58-year-old resident was found dead in the living area adjoining the kitchen and lounge after calls reporting the house ablaze at 3.30am ...and more »