Gas Explosion

Guests Describe Terror As Massive 'Gas Explosion' Rips Through Top London Hotel

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK

Guests at a top London hotel have described their terror after a massive explosion, believed to have been caused by a gas leak, left 14 injured and fi...

Amazing Video Captures Moment Motorists Try To Outrun Deadly Gas Explosion

The Huffington post | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK

Incredible video and pictures have caught the moment a series of blasts ripped through a densely populated district in Taiwan's second-largest city. ...

Gas Explosion In Hounslow As Tree Crushes Three Homes

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK

A fallen tree caused a devastating gas explosion in west London, crushing three homes, according fire services. Six fire engines and more than 30 f...

Newark Gas Blast Dead Named

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

A man and a woman who died in a suspected gas blast have been named locally as Jeanette and Leslie Rourke. The pair are thought to have died follow...

'It Sounded Like A Bomb Had Gone Off'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

A second body has been found after a gas explosion destroyed a terraced house. Neighbours spoke of their shock at the severity of the explosion in ...

PICTURES: Powerful Explosion Rips Through Prague Building

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK

A powerful explosion ripped through a building in central Prague early Monday morning, with rescuers saying they expect many people to have been burie...

PHOTOS: Gas Explosion Destroys House

PA | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK

Neighbours have described the scene of devastation caused by a suspected gas explosion which put an elderly couple in hospital and destroyed most of t...

Man Admits Killing Toddler In Oldham Gas Blast

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

A man has admitted killing a two-year-old boy after he cut the gas pipes in his house causing a massive explosion. Andrew Partington, 27, an unempl...

100 Homes Evacuated After Gas Explosion

PA | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

Around 100 homes were evacuated after a fire in a factory complex triggered a gas explosion, officials said. The blaze broke out at the industrial ...

Blast Parents Return To Site Of Son's Death

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

The parents of two-year-old Jamie Heaton, killed in the Oldham explosion this week, have returned to the spot where their son was killed for the first...

Oldham Blast Suspect 'Worked On Boiler'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

A man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter over a fatal gas blast may have examined a boiler in one of the affected houses in the days before the dis...

Police Arrest 32-Year-Old Man Over Oldham Shaw Explosion

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

Detectives investigating the death of a toddler killed in a massive explosion on Wednesday arrested a man on suspicion of manslaughter, Greater Manche...

Suspected Gas Blast 'Like IRA Bombing'

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

A senior police officer has compared the damage cause by a massive explosion which killed a child to the IRA's Manchester bombing. Greater Manchest...

PICTURES: Tributes Left To Two-Year-Old Who Died In Gas Blast

Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

Tributes have been left at the scene of an explosion in the Shaw area of Oldham that killed a two-year-old and left a 27-year-old man in a critical co...

Police Probe Gas Blast Which Killed One Child

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

Detectives investigating a massive explosion that tore through a residential street leaving a child dead are treating the suspected gas blast as suspi...

PICTURES: Scenes Of Devastation In Oldham After Blast

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

The gas explosion on Tuesday morning in Oldham left scenes of utter devastation. The blast, in the Shaw area of the town, left a child dead and a m...

Child Dead After Explosion In Oldham

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Detectives investigating a massive explosion that killed a child in Oldham are treating the death as suspicious, Greater Manchester Police said. Tw...

Six Hospitalised After Gateshead Gas Explosion

PA | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

A police officer suffered serious burns to his face in a suspected gas blast that ripped through a house in Gateshead. Five others were injured in ...

Man Pulled From Rubble After Gas Explosion Collapses House

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

A house has collapsed following an explosion in the early hours of this morning. Police and firefighters were called to a house, divided into t...