Fires - State Highway 1 Dromore
State Highway 1 Dromore
Monday, 6 January 2014 - 2:51pm
Police and Fire Service are at a
series of fires along state highway 1, Dromore, South
Canterbury. It is unknown how the fires started.
Trains on the main south line have been stopped as a safety measure.
State Highway1 has been closed with a detour around the scene. The approximate detour is at SH1 & Somerton Rd in the south and SH1 & Wilkinsons Rd in the north. Mootorists are advised to take care in the area and follow the directions of the police points men and the detour signs. The detour will only add about 15 minutes to the time to travel through the area.
Radio media can you pleae make broadcasts to alert motorists.