UPDATE: Dancing in the streets of Melton as Leicester City win the Premier League

The celebrations in full swing in Melton EMN-160305-000826001
The celebrations in full swing in Melton EMN-160305-000826001

There were scenes of sheer jubilation in Melton tonight as ecstatic football fans celebrated Leicester City winning the Premier League.

Crowds gathered outside Foxes striker Jamie Vardy’s home in Melton where city stars watched the Chelsea versus Tottenham game which finished 2-2, meaning Leicester won their first Premier League title with two games to spare.

The celebrations went on into the night in Melton EMN-160305-001230001

The celebrations went on into the night in Melton EMN-160305-001230001

The crowds of people partying in the road led to police closing the A606 over safety concerns.

Ecstatic fans in Melton celebrate Leicester City winning the Premier League EMN-160305-001610001

Ecstatic fans in Melton celebrate Leicester City winning the Premier League EMN-160305-001610001

Jamie Vardy and his fellow Foxes heroes weren't the only ones having a party in Melton EMN-160305-002207001

Jamie Vardy and his fellow Foxes heroes weren't the only ones having a party in Melton EMN-160305-002207001