A BIG bang shocked people in Hereford yesterday evening (July 13).

Several took to social media to ask what had caused the noise at around 6.30pm, with people saying they had heard a noise in the Whitecross and King Street areas of Hereford.

Hereford Times: Picture: Lynnerz AudiPicture: Lynnerz Audi

Lynnerz, who heard the bang as she was walking on Edgar Street shared these pictures of a damaged lorry tyre.

"Tyre just burst and the bang shook the houses on Edgar Street," she said.