29 Oct 2010

Chemical spill causing traffic disruption at Te Rapa

3:10 pm on 29 October 2010

Police in Hamilton are warning drivers to avoid a busy road after a chemical spill partially closed a lane on Friday.

Emergency services were called to the chemical spill involving 600 litres of hydrogen peroxide at the EcoLab in Te Rapa Road, Te Rapa, about 9.50am.

Police say the clean-up is expected to be completed by Friday evening and south-bound traffic is being reduced to one lane.