Supt Keith Owen, Lincolnshire police
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Signs of alcohol-making at Boston fatal explosion site

Police in Lincolnshire say chemicals found in the aftermath of an explosion at an industrial estate suggest the illegal production of alcohol.

Five men were killed in the blast in Boston on Wednesday evening and a sixth man is undergoing surgery in hospital.

Supt Keith Owen said the exact cause of the fire was still being investigated.

  • 14 Jul 2011