A BURST water main has caused problems in Abbey Meads.

The incident flooded Shepperton Way, near the Orbital Centre, last night.

Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service said an officer had been called to the scene at 10.35pm on Monday to assess the damage.

No homes were affected by the flooding and the incident was handed over to Thames Water.

Swindon Bus Company says the burst main has resulted in the number 16 bus being unable to service Abbey Meads.

More follows.