One person has been taken to hospital after a chemical spill and fire at a Fonterra plant near Whangārei.
Emergency services were called to the incident at Kauri on State Highway 1 shortly before 7.30pm.
A St John spokesperson told 1 NEWS the person was taken to hospital as a precaution.
Fire and Emergency NZ crews attended the incident.
A Fonterrra spokesperson said the fire was put out by staff.