Gas leak on Wood Street – 200 Bassendean residents evacuated

Gas leak on Wood Street – 200 Bassendean residents evacuated

MORE than 200 Bassendean residents have been evacuated following a gas leak at UGL Engineering on Wood Street.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services issued a warning at 9.10am, urging residents to stay away from the area.

Town chief executive Bob Jarvis said it was important for people to stay away while emergency services crew attended to the area.