Police are continuing an investigation into an explosion at a flat in Long Eaton, Derbyshire, which has killed a man.
At around 10pm last night, Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service were called to a flat 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.
More top news
Cold overnight, then heavy, wintry showers tomorrow.
Becoming much colder, with wintry showers initially.
"He was the kindest, most loving and loved husband, father and grandfather, loved by everyone that met him."