Police urge people to stay away from Sheffield street after gas leak

Members of the public have been urged to stay away from a Sheffield street following a major gas leak.

Homes have been evacuated following a gas leak in Shiregreen this morning (Pic: BBC Radio Sheffield)

Hatfield House Lane, Shiregreen, is sealed off this morning at its junction with Bellhouse Road while engineers deal with the incident.

COURT: Doncaster man who attacked love rival with metal bar walks free from courtHomes were evacuated in the early hours following the discovery of the leak.

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PRISON: Sheffield dealer caught through £1k drugs package he threw away in bid to evade policeA South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "It is essential that members of the public avoid Hatfield House Lane junction with Bellhouse Road whilst we work with partners to deal with a major gas leak.

Homes have been evacuated following a gas leak in Shiregreen this morning (Pic: BBC Radio Sheffield)

"We are working hard to minimise disruption and restore normality as quickly as possibly and avoiding the area will assist us to do so. Thank you."

Homes have been evacuated following a gas leak in Shiregreen this morning (Pic: BBC Radio Sheffield)