One injured in Hastings school explosion

BLAIR ENSOR
Last updated 13:06 20/11/2012

Relevant offers

National

Gang members sought Bid to deport ill toddler 'unduly harsh' Rape complainant reduced to tears Hospital fish tank costs $1000 a week Sixth complainant tells court of rape Some angry that artifacts were taken from S.S. Ventnor Dotcom 'officially broke right now' Greens call for donor disclosure Spy watchdog queries report release AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd back in court

One person has been injured after a disposable gas canister exploded at a primary school in Hastings.

A Fire Service spokeswoman said a call for help was received from Mayfair School, Willowpark Road North about 12.30pm.

It is understood a 35-year-old woman has been taken to hospital with moderate injuries to her neck and shoulder.

The school's principal Tanya Bunny is expected to make comment later today.

The incident will be investigated by Fire Service staff.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content