Emergency services are currently attending the scene of a suspected gas explosion which has destroyed a home in Swansea.

Emergency teams were called to Clydach Road in Morriston, Swansea, at at 11.20am. The local fire service is also on the scene and Rob Stewart, leader of Swansea council, said: “Emergency teams are responding.”

He added that a major incident had been declared.

It is not currently known if there are any injuries or fatalities but “further updates [will] follow”, he added.

The public have been warned to avoid the area by South Wales Police, who tweeted “Emergency services are responding to an incident on the junction of Field Close and Clydach Road in Morriston.

“Please avoid the area whilst we deal with the incident.”

This story is being updated.

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