A diesel leak compelled the closure of a police station within the Wellington area on Thursday evening.
Higher Hutt Police Station was evacuated at round 6.30pm as a consequence of a diesel leak from a generator within the basement of the station.
The station stays closed even on Friday morning.
A police spokeswoman mentioned in a press release that the location would have to be cleaned and aired out earlier than it could possibly be reopened.
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“We thank the general public for his or her persistence and understanding,” the spokeswoman mentioned.
Anybody in want of police within the Higher Hutt space is suggested to name 111 in an emergency and report non-emergency info to 105.