They declined to give further details about the nature of the incident or what had prompted it, but said the cordon had been set up as a precaution.
Evacuation of nearby properties was also being considered.
“We will be doing everything we can to minimise disruption to people’s daily lives, but public safety must be our top priority,” a statement said.
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