Crews called to gas main leak

Gipsy Patch Lane, Filton, Bristol

Two fire engines were called to reports of a gas leak in Filton.

Crews from Thornbury and Patchway fire stations were called to the construction site close to the A38, Gloucester Road North.

The leak was believed to involve a medium pressure main and a cordon was put in place in the local area. A number of offices in the immediate vicinity were evacuated as a precaution.

Wales and West Utilities, which maintains the gas supply network, was also called to the incident and will be working to isolate and repair the leak.