Gas pipe damaged in crash

RESIDENTS were evacuated from their homes in a Suffolk town when a van overturned and fractured a gas pipe.The accident happened just after 7.05pm today when the van overturned near to Shipmeadow.

RESIDENTS were evacuated from their homes in a Suffolk town when a van overturned and fractured a gas pipe.

The accident happened just after 7.05pm today when the van overturned near to Shipmeadow.

Six houses were evacuated when the gas supply was ruptured.

The driver of the van was rescued by ambulance officers and he is believed to have escaped with minor injuries.

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