Disrupton On Bradford Road, Huddersfield, Following Police Incident

Wednesday 8 December, 2021

Drivers and residents are being urged to be aware of disruption on Bradford Road in Huddersfield this morning following an incident there.

Emergency services were called to Bradford Road in the Hillhouse area of Huddersfield at about 2am today (Wednesday December 8) to reports of a small explosion at a house, causing damage to the property.

A police scene was put in place and a small number of neighbouring properties were evacuated with residents temporarily rehoused

No-one was injured in the incident and enquiries into the cause of the explosion remain ongoing with West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.

A section of Bradford Road between Honoria Street and Eleanor Street remains closed and drivers are advised to avoid the area if possible.

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