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Residents Evacuated In Wessington - Gas Main Rupture

Firefighters are currently in attendance at a ruptured gas main on Brackenfield Lane in Wessington.

Crews from Clay Cross, Alfreton and Matlock were called to attend the incident at 10.46 hours following a call from a member of the public reporting the smell of gas.

Around 30 residents from the Brackenfield View estate have been evacuated while gas engineers work to isolate the gas supply.  

Other residents in the local area are being advised to keep all windows and doors closed until further notice.

Brackenfield Lane is closed.

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