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Residents evacuated amid gas leak

Ten residents have been evacuated from their homes following a gas leak.

A 100-metre exclusion zone has been set up around the scene of the leak near Central Park football ground in Cowdenbeath, Fife, the fire service said.

Fire crews were called to the area at around 8.40pm.

A reception centre has been set up in Broad Street for people who have been evacuated.

The fire service said the leak was from a medium pressure domestic gas main.

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