Police assisting with gas leak in Whangarei

Police assisting with gas leak in Whangarei

Northland

Police are assisting with evacuations following reports of a gas leak on Rust Avenue in Whangarei.

Police were asked to assist the Fire Service around 11:30 this morning and have been evacuating a number of buldings in the area.

The public is asked to avoid the area while the Fire Service manage the incident.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre