Oil spill near Tairua - Bay of Plenty
Motorists in the Thames-Coromandel area should exercise
extreme caution if travelling on State Highway 25 between
Thames and Tairua.
Emergency services were alerted to an
oil spill in the area around 1:40pm today.
The spill is
described as being from the top of Kopu-Hikuaia Road (SH25A)
to at least Tairua.
Contractors are currently dealing
with the spill but motorists are advised to take extreme
care in the
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