Updated: Staff at Basildon petrol pump manufacturer evacuated following gas leak

First published in Echo News

HUNDREDS of staff members were evacuated from a Basildon company following reports of a gas leak.

Firefighters were called to the Gilbarco factory and office in Crompton Close shortly before 10.30am today after employees began complaining of a strong smell of gas.

They spent an hour at the scene before engineers from National Grid arrived to isolate the gas supply.

 

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2:14pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Eric Whim says...

last night's pickled egg currython was not blamed
last night's pickled egg currython was not blamed Eric Whim
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