Clive Dainty was working at an engineering company when a 335-litre vessel exploded.
The funeral for a two-year-old boy from Kidderminster who lost his battle with leukaemia will take place this afternoon.
A minute's applause was held before the Kidderminster Harriers' match today in memory of Charlie Harris-Beard who died yesterday.
A couple who run a dance and fitness centre in Kidderminster say they are devastated after thieves broke in and stole thousands of pounds worth of equipment.
Kerry and Ges Morris say the children who attend M&M Dance studio are scared the burglars will return.
78-year-old Horace Brookes is missing from his home in Wolverley, Kidderminster. He's 5ft 10", wearing beige trousers & brown shoes. 1/2
If you think you may have seen Horace in the Wolverley area this afternoon please call us on 101. 2/2
A man has been rescued after becoming impaled on his bicycle handles - through his groin.
Fire crews in Kidderminster were called to the scene after the handlebars became lodged in the cyclist after a crash shortly before 9pm this evening.
08/05 20:58 #Kidderminster attended a male with bycycle hande bars impaled in groin following a collison. Crews assisted with there removal
An investigation is underway into a serious sexual assault near Kidderminster this morning.
Police were called to the canal towpath in Cookley at about 10.45am.
The offender is described as a white man, aged about 20, with messy dark hair, who may be covered in mud.
More to follow..
Kidderminster Harriers part company with Manager Andy Thorn. @itvcentral
Two people have been taken to hospital after a crash in Kidderminster in the early hours of this morning.
A van hit a wall at around 2:45am in Callow Hill.
A van driver was killed when he crashed with an HGV lorry in Worcestershire today.
The man was driving along the main A449 in Kidderminster when the crash happened, between the VOSA test centre and the Black bridge, at around 11.45am today.
The man suffered multiple serious injuries in the smash and was trapped in the wreckage. Firefighters had to use ultra-heavy rescue equipment to free him.
He was airlifted to the major trauma unit at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, but nothing could be done to save him and he was pronounced dead shortly after arrival.
Kidderminster Harriers manager Steve Burr has left the club as directors push for promotion this season.
The team are currently in seventh place in the Conference Premier - but a statement by club bosses states they will take "whatever step necessary" to get back into the Football League.
The Board of Directors released a statement today confirming Burr had left Aggborough Stadium with immediate effect.
Everybody at the club would like to place on record its unreserved thanks to Steve for his efforts whilst in post.
The Board of Directors would like to state explicitly again that its sole ambition for this season is to achieve promotion back to the Football League and that they are fully committed to taking whatever step necessary to reach that goal.
A tree which caused traffic chaos when it was blown down by high winds in Worcestershire has been removed, and the road reopened.
Motorists faced long delays after the tree fell on the A451 between Kidderminster and Stourport earlier today, blocking the road in both directions.
The tree was removed at around 2.30pm.