Two hospitalised after suspected gas explosion in Blackpool

Published:  25 September, 2017

Emergency services were called to Charles St in Blackpool on suspicion of a gas explosion on Saturday 23rd September.

Two people were rescued from the rubble and hospitalised while emergency services workers continued to assess the situation.

Firefighters left the scene of the explosion at 2am after a scent dog completed a search of the property and nothing was detected. Fire and police service workers will continue to assess the situation and determine the exact cause of the explosion.

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