500 homes without power after RAF Chinook incident near Amroth, Pembrokeshire

The Chinook which landed near Amroth.

The Chinook which landed near Amroth.

First published in News

Around 500 homes in the east of Pembrokeshire are without power after a RAF Chinook is thought to have hit power lines near Summerhill, Amroth.

The Chinook landed safely and is currently in a field adjacent to the Meadow House caravan site.

Dyfed-Powys Police officers are also on the scene.

A Western Power spokesman told the Western Telegraph that it had taken around 500 customers off supply as a precaution following an incident in the area.

More to follow.

Have you been affected? Did you see anything? Leave your comments below or send your details to wtnews@westerntelegraph.co.uk.


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