Nottingham

Man hurt in explosion at house in Mansfield Woodhouse

One man has been taken to hospital following a gas explosion at a house in Nottinghamshire.

Emergency services were called to the property on Vale Road in Mansfield Woodhouse at about 1620 BST on Thursday.

The injured man was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to hospital by ambulance.

The cause of the explosion is not yet known but gas engineers and police officers are investigating.

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