400 evacuated from homes in Finsbury Park after gas leak

Buildings in Queens Drive have been evacuated. Picture: @OAslanses

Buildings in Queens Drive have been evacuated. Picture: @OAslanses - Credit: Archant

A gas leak in Finsbury Park has seen 400 people evacuated from an estate block.

Firefighters were called to a building site in Queens Drive at about 3.30pm and are now waiting for the gas board to arrive and isolate the supply.

Two fire engines, from Holloway and Islington, some specialist appliances and the police are at the scene.


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