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Gas leak at Swallowfield tank farm, Wellington

Last updated:

    Fire crews alerted just after 5am this morning (Wednesday)
  • Gas found to be leaking from one of the LPG tanks on the tank farm
  • Leak has now been isolated, however there had been a large leak in the area
  • Residents in the local area are being advised to stay indoors and keep all windows closed


GreatOdin'sRaven 3:59pm Wed 3 Sep 14

It's good that their photographer, who was on the scene, managed to provide so many photos. Oh wait. They didn't.

Score: 7
OMG!!!! 2:48pm Wed 3 Sep 14

I live a stones throw from Swallowfield. No one advised me to stay inside or keep the windows closed. The road was reopened at about 8.45am not 7.17am

Score: 8

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