Chemical leak in Prospect

Published: 14th April 2008

Firefighters from Seven Hills, Wentworthville, Huntingwood and Hazmat specialists from St Marys were called to deal with a chemical leak in a building in Reservoir Road at Prospect early this morning. On arrival fire crews evacuated the occupants of the building and an adjoining premises while firefighters set up air monitoring stations. In consultation with an on site engineer, firefighters in protective suits where able to isolate the leak and ventilate the building. After a final check with gas detectors, fire crews gave the all clear for the occupants to return.