Birmingham house badly damaged in suspected gas explosion
A suspected gas explosion has blown the roof off a house while a man and woman were inside.
The blast at a two-storey house in Wiggin Street, Edgbaston, Birmingham happened at about 12:20 BST.
A neighbour told the BBC she saw a man run out from the wreckage screaming.
West Midlands Ambulance Service confirmed a man made his own way to Birmingham City Hospital half a mile away and he remains in a serious condition with burns.
06 Apr 2016
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country