Burst Water Main floods South London Street

Sewage water has been streaming down a south-west London hill, flooding a busy high street as the rest of the capital swelters under a 38C heatwave.As the rest of London swelters under a 38C heatwave, torrents of water were flowing down Kingston Hill after reports of a burst water main at 8.45am on Monday.Police urged residents to avoid the area as 70 firefighters battled to divert the streams of water spewing out of drains away from homes and businesses.

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