GAS LEAK DRAMA AFTER CRASH

NILALM110906D2 - Phil Carter with some of the damage caused by a car that hit his garage.
NILALM110906D2 - Phil Carter with some of the damage caused by a car that hit his garage.

A HOMEONWER has told the Advertiser of the tense moments after a car left the road and crashed into his garage, hitting a gas main and taking out a bus stop in its path.

Minutes after the crash on Derby Road, the emergency services were on scene with firefighters poised ready for action in case of an explosion.

Transco were called immediately and joined emergency crews at the scene.

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