Long Eaton House Explosion

A 57 year old man has died in Long Eaton, Derbyshire, after a house explosion on Saturday night. Derbyshire Fire & Rescue attended the scene on August 11, after a reported explosion.

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Explosion kills man in Long Eaton

An explosion at a house in Long Eaton, Derbyshire, has killed a man.

At around 10pm last night, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service were called to a house on Queen Street, Long Eaton, after a reported explosion.

Crews from Long Eaton and Ilkeston attended the scene. But tragically a 57 year old man has been confirmed as a fatality as a result of the incident.

A joint investigation with Derbyshire Constabulary is currently on-going.

Information will be released in due course.

"Our thoughts and sympathy are with the family and friends of the deceased at this sad time."

– Rachel Palmer - Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service

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