Testing is currently taking place. Generic pic.
Testing is currently taking place. Generic pic. AAP Image/Patrick Hamilton

Two premises evacuated after hazardous material located

TWO properties in Oakey have been evacuated after a hazardous substance was found this afternoon.

The Commercial Hotel is one of the properties to have been cleared.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said three crews and a scientific officer were on scene testing the substance that was found in a bottle.

Police are also on the scene.



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