Winchester city centre explosion investigated

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An investigation has begun after a small explosion in Winchester city centre.

The blast, near the Phase Eight clothing store in the High Street, caused several paving slabs to rupture. No-one was injured.

A cordon was placed around the area while police investigated.

A spokeswoman for Hampshire Constabulary said the cause was not yet known but that officers believed it to be "utilities related".

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