Live power cables snap above street in Wiveliscombe
Residents in Wiveliscombe were told to stay indoors today after two power cables snapped and fell into a road.
Fire crews joined Western Power Distribution engineers at the scene in South Street shortly before 10am this morning.
A Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: "Two power cables had snapped and were arcing on vehicles in the street.
"Crews made the scene safe and advised local residents to stay in their premises."
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