Homes have been evacuated and Bridgetown Hill closed following what has been described as an ‘electrical explosion’ in Totnes.
Emergency services are currently on scene after being called to the area at around 10.30am this morning.
Power to part of Bridgetown has been cut off.
No one has been injured in the incident.
Drivers are advised to use Brutus Bridge.
#Devon Totnes Bridgetown & Town Bridge are closed due police incident. Police are advising drivers to use Brutus Bridge instead.[SG]
— BBC Travel Southwest (@BBCTravelSW) February 13, 2015
Updates to follow, as information becomes available.