Shops evacuated following Fishguard gas "explosion"

First published in News

Shops and businesses in and around Fishguard High Street have been evacuated following reports of a gas leak or possible explosion.

Emergency services are currently at the scene. A fire crew from Haverfordwest was called to the incident at around 10am, responding to reports of a gas leak. There are currently two crews at the scene.

Pembrokeshire county council said that their emergency planning team has been notified and that police are leading the investigation.

Local businesses and shops have been evacuated and roads closed.

Eyewitnesses are saying there has been an explosion with smoke and four foot flames coming out of a manhole by the Post Office.

Keep logging on for more information.

• Did you see the incident? Call 01437 761764 or email wtnews@westerntelegraph.co.uk

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree