People forced out of bed at 5:00 in morning as burst water main floods street

Flooding woke people up this morning in Tividale Credit: Pictures from @SnapperSK

A water main burst shortly after 5:00 this morning in the West Midlands, flooding houses, gardens, and a major dual carriageway causing traffic disruption.

Credit: Pictures from @SnapperSK

The A4123 Birmingham New Road in Sandwell, is currently closed between Regent Road and Burnt Tree in both directions.

Credit: Pictures from @SnapperSK

South Staffs Water are working to repair the burst water main but some properties don't have water.