Homes evacuated after reports of gas leak in Ashill

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. - Credit: Archant

Some homes in Ashill were evacuated on Wednesday after reports of a gas leak following a collision.

Two fire appliances attended and a cordon was placed around the affected area on Watton Road.

Norfolk Fire Service said: 'There is a small evacuation of the surrounding houses taking place and the gas board are currently on route.'

Crews attended at around 7.30pm following reports of a leak, and remained on scene until the gas board were able to assess the situation.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus