Car yard fire closes South Auckland road

A large fire at a car yard in South Auckland has closed part of Great South Road in Drury.

Four fire trucks were called to the scene at about 7am.

A Fire and Emergency spokesperson said it appeared no one was in the two-storey building.

It was too early to say what caused the blaze.

Great South Road was closed in both directions between Parkhaven Drive and Sutton Road.