Fire service update - Still no one available for interview
Fire service update. Still no one available for
Fire appliances, firefighting
crews and Urban Search and Rescue personnel are on their way
to Christchurch to support the civil defence emergency
response to the Christchurch airport.
The first wave of
support includes several fire appliances from Dunedin and
Invercargill with 20 firefighters, support staff and
Also on their way are two USAR
teams (Urban Search and Rescue) who will arrive on flights
from Ohakea early this evening and overnight. They will join
the Christchurch-based USAR team. A USAR team from New
South Wales is also mobilising while Queensland and the
United States have teams on standby.
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