Evacuation at Welwyn Garden City sports centre
PUBLISHED: 16:15 27 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:15 27 December 2017
People were evacuated from buildings at a sports centre in Welwyn Garden City today while the fire service attended the scene.
A Welwyn Garden City fire crew, White Watch, was called to Gosling Sports Park in Stanborough Road.
White Watch WGC tweeted: “Attended a HAZMAT incident today at Gosling Sports Park indoor Acrylic dome due to a faulty diesel generator producing large quantities of fumes.
“Surrounding buildings were temporarily evacuated.
“The faulty generator was isolated and the bubble dome was ventilated.”
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