Police and fire services are attending an incident in Dulverton Road, Abington, Northampton, following a road traffic collision where, for reasons yet unknown, a car hit a parked vehicle which appears to have rolled into gas meter.
As a result the gas meter has been damaged.
Some houses close to the incident have been evacuated and those living in the area are advised to keep doors and windows closed.
Officers were called to the incident at just after 3pm today, Friday, 29 July.
Anyone who has any information or who witnessed this incident are asked call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.