A man's being treated in hospital after suffering severe burns in an explosion in Darlington. It happened on Thursday at Cascom autogas on Cleveland Industrial estate.
The area had to be evacuated and was closed-off for several hours.
More top news
With a little help from Santa, the 5-year-old turned on Durham County Hall's christmas lights
Looking back on a turbulent year: Paul Brand and guests discuss Brexit, Trump - and hopes for 2017.
Rail fares in Britain are set to rise by 2.3% next year. Here is how the rise will affect commuters on routes across the country.