Woman suffers burns after gas cylinder explodes in van

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A woman has been injured after a leaking gas cylinder caused a van to explode in Aldershot.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service says crews extinguished a fire on White Road at around 8am on Wednesday morning (22 September).

Police say the incident is being treated as an industrial accident.

The woman was cared for by South Central Ambulance Service and was taken to hospital suffering from burns.