All clear given following gas leak in Christchurch

All clear given following gas leak in Christchurch

Canterbury

Police can confirm that it is now safe for people to return to the area of today’s earlier gas leak.

Cordons have been removed and all of the roads that were closed temporarily are being reopened.

Police would like to thank the public for their help in evacuating their premises and staying away from the area.

ENDS

Issued by:  Lisa-Marie Brooks, District Communications Manager, Canterbury Police District.  Mobile:  021 942 404