- Publish Date
- Tuesday, 15 September 2015, 2:07PM
There are reports of a large explosion at a factory in South Auckland.
No emergency services could be reached for immediate comment, but the Fire Service send a tweet confirming the event.
"Fire Service is responding to reports of a large explosion involving fuel at a factory in Wiri," the tweet said.
It is understood police and St John ambulance are also responding to the incident on Bolderwood Place.
On a Manukau community Facebook group people reported hearing a "big bang".
One man said his house shook.
One woman said sirens were "going crazy" in the area and another can see smoke billowing into the sky from her home.
" Massive shake and boom in Hillpark... Heaps of sirens now," said Clare Scott.
Source- NZ Herald