Evacuation after water main burst

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A hundred homes have been evacuated and a primary school has been closed after a major water main burst at Huyton on Merseyside.

People have been helped out of their properties by the fire service using an inflatable boat and taken to a local community centre.

Flood water from the burst main has been reported to be up to 3ft (91cm) deep.

Homes evacuated after water main bursts

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