Large area cordoned off after chemical leak

Police cordon around Trafford Park Credit: ITV Granada

Police are advising residents in the Trafford Park area to stay indoors with their windows closed after a chemical leak. The chemical is believed to be hydrochloric acid. A building on Tenax Road has been evacuated.


Trafford Park chemical leak

Greater Manchester Police and Fire Service are dealing with a chemical leak at Trafford Park Industrial Estate. 13 fire engines have been sent to the industrial unit on Tenax Road. A number of roads have been closed in the area as a precaution.