Woman led to safety after St Leonards ‘gas leak’

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A woman was led to safety after firefighters gained entry to a St Leonards property because of a suspected gas leak yesterday evening (Thursday, March 2).

One East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service crew from Hastings was sent to Horntye Road following reports of a gas leak at 6.05pm.

The crew gained entry and one person was led to safety before a gas engineer was called to attend, a fire service spokesman said.

An ambulance was called to the incident and the woman was checked over at the scene, a South East Coast Ambulance Service spokesman said.

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