The area inside Event cinemas in Newmarket where the air
conditioning unit collapsed into the lobby ticketing area.
A young girl has been treated for minor injuries after
part of a roof collapsed at an Auckland cinema this morning.
About 16 square metres of roofing tiles and air conditioning
equipment fell about four metres onto a seating area in the
foyer of Event Cinemas in Newmarket.
Police, fire and ambulance all attended.
An ambulance spokesperson said one person received minor
injuries, and cinema staff say a young girl was treated by
ambulance staff for minor scratches.
Fire Service northern communications confirmed four trucks, a
specialist rescue unit and a helicopter were sent to the
However as it was a "minor roof collapse", only two trucks
have remained on the scene to secure the area, the Fire