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Homes and businesses evacuated in Norton Fitzwarren over gas explosion fears

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Summary

  • Dozens of people evacuated.
  • People told to leave homes, while businesses also evacuated.
  • Gas mains fire broke out at 12.10pm outside the shop and post office.
  • Road into Norton closed from Cross Keys roundabout.
  • Cordon in village reduced at around 1.40pm and some people gradually allowed to return home.
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