Gas leak in Welwyn Garden City flat sparks evacuation

RESIDENTS had to be evacuated after a suspected gas leak at a block of flats in WGC.

Two fire crews from WGC were called to a ground-floor flat in Upperfield Road at about 5.30pm on Sunday.

Residents in surrounding homes were asked to leave while they dealt with the incident.

Firefighters left the scene at 6.45pm.

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