Homes evacuated after leak

14 people had to be rehoused overnight after a major water leak in Southampton

Flats evacuated after hot water leak

Empire View apartments on West Park Road Credit: ITV Meridian

Flats in Southampton had to be evacuated after a hot water tank burst, causing flooding.

Around15 firefighters were called to the Empire View apartments on West Park Road just before 3am.

Fourteen residents were taken to a local hotel where they spent the night.

It's not yet known when they will be able to return home.

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