Police have named the man who died in a Christchurch house fire on the weekend.
He was 69-year-old Robert White of Bishopdale.
Emergency services were called to the property on Breens Rd around 10.40pm - the man was found in a critical condition inside.
He was transported to hospital, however, the man died from the injuries he sustained, police reported.
The fire's cause is still under investigation - but it's not believed to be suspicious.