Demolition crews at the scene of the Newark blast
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Newark house blast: Investigation hampered by state of property

Efforts to start an investigation into the cause of a house blast which left two people dead and a third seriously injured are being hampered by the "dangerous" state of the property.

Supt Mike Manley, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: "The key issue is to make the area stable and then begin a forensic search."

  • 21 May 2013