A car crashed into a shop in Sparkbrook causing a gas leak which led to several people being evacuated.
The accident happened just after 9.00am this morning.
The emergency services evacuated seven adults and two children whilst a gas leak was fixed.
Furniture Warehouse Fire
20 fire engines are now at the scene of a factory fire in Sparkbrook in Birmingham.
West Midlands Fire Service received calls just after 4pm this afternoon.
The incident is ongoing and is likely to be protracted.
More information from the West Midlands Fire Service can be found here: http://www.wmfs.net/Media/Press+Releases/Press+Release/?contentId=105543