Report: Two killed in Newark gas explosion

A devastating explosion has killed two people after a suspected gas blast in North Nottinghamshire.

Six people were injured, including a baby and a seven-year-old boy. The children have been released from hospital but one man is still in a serious condition.

Emergency services have been at the scene for the last 24 hours with demolition work still taking place tonight. David Hirst reports.


House explosion in Newark

Police are still investigating after two people died and five people were injured in a gas explosion at a house in Newark, Nottinghamshire. The explosion happened on Wright Street at around 5pm on Sunday.