A man and a woman who suffered serious burns after an explosion in Clacton earlier today are currently in a stable condition in hospital.
The pair were rushed to the St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery and Burns at Broomfield Hospital near Chelmsford.
Broomfield Hospital say that they are continuing to carefully monitor both patients and that there will be no further updates today.
ITV News Anglia rounds up a tragic day in Clacton which saw two houses 'flattened' and several people injured after a major explosion.
Ten people have been taken to hospital following a major explosion in Clacton which 'flattened' two houses.