An ammonia leak on an industrial property has led to the evacuation of close by properties.
West Midlands Fireplace Service was referred to as at 19:00 BST to Summerton Street, Oldbury, the place it stated roughly half-a-tonne of ammonia is believed to be leaking.
Houses and companies in a 100m (328ft) radius are being evacuated.
West Midlands Police urged individuals to maintain away and paramedics are additionally on the scene.
The fireplace service stated six individuals had already made the selection to go away their properties earlier than crews arrived.