Smoke seen rising from south Dunedin carpark where dangerous chemical successfully exploded
Smoke has been seen rising from a south Dunedin carpark, where firefighters and the army have successfully exploded a dangerous and unstable chemical from a local company
12 July 2019
Parts of the suburb were evacuated about 7am, ahead of the explosion at about 9.30am.
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Emergency services are now in the process of reducing the cordon to about 50 metres, allowing many residents to return home.
A worker noticed the toxic chemical crystallising at the nearby Blis Technologies probiotics company yesterday afternoon.