Engineers from Northern Gas Networks (NGN) are carrying out emergency gas mains repair work on St Michael’s Avenue, New Hartley today (5 April).
No properties are affected and it has not been necessary to close the road to motorists.
James O’Brien, site manager for NGN, said: “We’ve been able to control the leak temporarily and are hopeful of completing the repair work in the next six to eight hours.”
For further information about the project contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Anyone that smells gas or suspects Carbon Monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.