19 Feb 2011

Broken gas main cuts off Parakai

2:12 pm on 19 February 2011

The township of Parakai north west Auckland was cut off and access to Helensville disrupted because of a ruptured gas main.

Police closed part of State Highway 16 near the intersection of Mill Road.

People travelling to Helensville were diverted on to secondary roads while contractors fixed the problem.