A6 closed after burst water main causes “considerable flooding”

Derbyshire police have closed the A6 at Milford after a burst water main caused “considerable flooding”.

Police said Shaw Lane, Red Lane and Makeney Road at the junction with Derby Road are also closed.

Severn Trent are currently dealing with the burst water main.

Severn Trent are currently dealing with the burst water main.

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service and Severn Trent Water are also at the scene.

Dramatic pictures show considerable flooding in Derbyshire village caused by burst water main

People are being advised to avoid the area.

Video courtesy of Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press.