Evacuations as car crashes into shop causing gas leak

The shop front was severely damaged from the car crashing into it Credit: ITV Central

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.

The car ruptured the gas pipes causing a gas leak with several people evacuated Credit: ITV Central