Mount Hutton residents evacuated after gas leak

RESIDENTS in Mount Hutton have been evacuated after an excavator triggered a gas leak this afternoon.

Tennant Road has been partly closed to traffic as NSW Fire and Rescue crew from Tingira Heights and gas company staff work to repair the gas line.

More than 10 residents were evacuated from their homes.

Gas leak at Mount Hutton. Picture supplied by  Karl Hofman

Gas leak at Mount Hutton. Picture supplied by Karl Hofman

Gas leak at Mount Hutton. Picture supplied by  Karl Hofman

Gas leak at Mount Hutton. Picture supplied by Karl Hofman