Mass evacuation after unexploded device found at Bath school

Mass evacuation after unexploded device found at Bath school
 

A 300-metre exclusion zone was set up following the discovery at Lansdown Road in Bath where contractors using a digger unearthed the device at Royal High School.
Those living nearby were evacuated to Bath Racecourse and motorists were asked to find alternative routes as some roads in the area were closed.
The "large" device was discovered at around 4.40pm on Thursday as excavation work was carried out at the the site and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team was alerted, Avon and Somerset Police Force Incident Manager, Inspector Rob Pearson, said.
At around 6pm, after studying... read more

 
13 May 2016 in Regional West, Views: 31
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