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A student from Norton Radstock College in Somerset, left with face and arm injuries after a camping stove exploded, has been moved to a specialist burns unit at Salisbury District Hospital.
Two other students injured in the explosion at a campsite near Weymouth have been discharged from hospital.
Richard Lawrence's full interview with Phil Head, from Dorset Fire and Rescue Service.
Three students from Norton Radstock College near Bath have been treated for burns at Dorset County Hospital. It follows a gas explosion while they were preparing a meal at their campsite in Weymouth.
They were part of a group of 25 teenagers on a five day camping trip as part of their studies. The three students - two 17-year-old boys and a 19-year old girl - had facial and arm injuries. One has been discharged and the two others are expected to leave hospital shortly.
The cause of the explosion is not known but Dorset Fire & Rescue Service has taken the stove away to examine it.