Wood-burning stove explodes at Newport house
- 7 January 2014
- From the section South East Wales
A wood-burning stove has exploded at a house in Newport leaving one person needing hospital treatment.
Firefighters were called to the house in Malpas Road in Brynglas just after 19:00 GMT on Monday.
The explosion, which happened on the ground floor of a terraced house, did not cause a fire.
The injured person was treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital as a precautionary measure.