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VIDEO: Crews test contents of drum found at Barolin Rocks

EMERGENCY crews are attempting to discover just what is inside a checmical drum found at Barolin Rocks this morning. 

The drum was pulled from the water by a 50-year-old man. 

Emergency crews treated the man at the scene and secured the container. 

The Barolin Rocks area had to be cordoned off. 

 

Topics:  bundaberg police




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