Gas leak in Andover
Large police presence on Sunday night at King Arthurs way

A collision on Kingsway Gardens in Andover caused a serious gas leak in the early hours of this morning (Sunday 20th October 2019).

It is understood the incident that caused the gas leak involved a collision with a van and a gas main.

Andover Patio Centre

Southern Gas Network worked through the night to isolate the leak and were advising on an evacuation.

Several homes were evacuated during the incident, a strong smell of gas has been reported in the area.

Locals were advised not to smoke or to use light switches and if they could smell gas, to open the windows and leave the property.

All emergency services were on the scene.

Contact if you were affected by last nights incident

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