Police have said that the deaths of two people in a fierce house fire after a suspected gas blast are not being treated as suspicious.
Officers from Derbyshire Constabulary said the bodies of both victims were found in an upstairs bedroom at the property in Riddings, near Alfreton. Chief Inspector Steve Pont said the bodies had yet to be formally identified but were believed to be those of a couple who lived at the address.
ITV News Central is at the scene of the house explosion in Alfreton. Two people have been found dead in their home on Valley View Road.
Firefighters believe that a couple may be inside a house which has collapsed after a suspected gas explosion in Riddings near Alfreton.