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5 homes in a village in Dorset had to be evacuated overnight when a car hit a gas main. The vehicle crashed into roadworks in Charlton Marshall. People have now been allowed to return to their homes.
5 homes in a village in Dorset had to be evacuated overnight after a car hit a gas main, causing a leak. The vehicle crashed into roadworks in Charlton Marshall just before 2am. Homes in the surrounding area were evacuated as a precaution and people were back in their homes just after 3am.
A350 both ways closed due to accident between A354 (Blandford St Mary) and B3075 Louse Lane (Spetisbury).
A vehicle has collided with roadworks in Charlton Marshall and struck a gas main causing it to rupture. As a result, the road through the village is closed, and local residents have been evacuated.