Town centre explosion causes power failures

Saturday, 19th December 2015

MUCH of Tamworth Town Cenre as suffered power failures tonight due to an explosion on Victoria Road.

An underground explosion has ripped up sections of the pavement on Victoria Road and is thought to be due to an electrical fault.

The section of Victoria Road close to the bus stops remains closed at this time. 

No one has been hurt in the incident and emergency services are in attendance.  

More info as we get it.