Gas leak in Maitland

Published: 12th April 2009

Fire crews attended a protracted incident in High Street, Maitland today. A gas leak in a supply line to Maitland developed a leak requiring the road to be closed in both directions, as a safety precaution, while gas company representatives carried out repairs. Firefighters from Maitland, East Maitland, Telarah and the Zone Commander responded to the emergency with fire crews providing fire protection and constant air monitoring. The incident was concluded in the afternoon when the damaged line was bypassed by the gas company repair crew.