People evacuated after suspected gas leak in Sheffield

Southey Green Road in Sheffield has been closed due to a suspected gas leak (photo: @swfcmark1974).
Southey Green Road in Sheffield has been closed due to a suspected gas leak (photo: @swfcmark1974).

People are being evacuated from their homes after a suspected gas leak in Sheffield.

The leak is believed to have taken place on Southey Green Road near Wordsworth Avenue.

The road has been closed as a precaution and the gas board will be there soon.

Police are currently helping with evacuations and traffic management.

More to follow.