Residents forced to leave their homes in Chesterfield last night

A garage blaze took place late last night in the town.

Some residents living on Hawksley Avenue in Chesterfield were forced to evacuate their homes last night.

It's after Emergency Services were called out to a garage blaze there at around 8.45pm.

The fire was put out, but it was thought the garage could've contained gas cylinders.

As a precautionary measure, the road was closed off and people there were instructed to leave their properties.


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