Fire crews force their way into flat after gas leak

09:30 13 January 2014

Archant

Fire crews were called out yesterday afternoon to reports of a gas leak at an Exmouth home.

Two fire appliances were sent to the incident in Albion Street at 2.58pm, and confirmed a strong smell of gas coming from a first floor flat.

Crews forced their way into the flat, isolated a portable gas heater and ventilated the property.

They then left the incident in the hands of Wales and West Utilities.

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