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Wednesday 7 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Gas Explosion

This year
# Swansea
One dead and three hospitalised after suspected gas explosion in south Wales
South Wales Police said an investigation will now get under way to establish the cause of the incident.
Last year
# Birmingham
Locals rescue man from house after suspected gas explosion that killed woman
A man is also currently in life-threatening condition following the explosion.
# Belgium
Four killed in gas explosion at Belgian apartment block
The explosion occurred early yesterday in the town of Turnhout, east of Antwerp and close to the border with the Netherlands.
All time
# Lancashire
Child dies after suspected gas explosion 'destroys three homes' in England
Four other people were injured in the serious incident.
# southall
Two people dead after suspected gas explosion and building collapse in London
London Fire Brigade was called to the incident on King Street, Southall at 6.38am.
# Courts
Man who destroyed home in 'devastating' gas explosion found not guilty of reckless endangerment
Terence Maguire caused the explosion in an attempt to take his own life.
# Search
Video: Landslide leaves dozens missing and sparks gas explosion in China
The landslide buried 30 residential and industrial buildings.
# Close Call
Lily Allen 'grateful to be alive' after gas explosion in Glastonbury caravan
She warned festival-goers to be careful with gas stoves.
# Lily Allen
Lily Allen says she's 'grateful to be alive' after a gas explosion at Glastonbury
The singer is currently camping out ahead of the music festival this week.
# blown apart
Dashboard cam captures gas explosion in suburban street
Fifteen people were injured in the blast.
# Hyatt Regency London
14 injured in suspected gas explosion at London hotel
500 guests have been evacuated.
# Leaks
People are going door-to-door offering to tamper with gas meters
It’s very dangerous warns Bord Gáis Networks.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Monday
Everyone’s talking about Labour Party leadership, marathons and job worries in Waterford.
# Explosion
Bord Gáis investigates what caused the explosion at this Dublin house
A man was seriously injured in the explosion on Sullivan Street in Dublin 7.
# Gas Explosion
More than 100 injured in Florida jail explosion
The injured were brought to hospital and the uninjured were brought to nearby jails.
# Emergency
Gas explosion in Essex flattens houses and injures at least ten people
One person is said to have sustained life-threatening injuries.
# Ringsend
92-year-old woman sustains burns to face and body following gas explosion
The gas explosion happened at her home in Ringsend in Dublin last night.
# Explosion
PICTURES: Man unaccounted for in Killarney after suspected gas explosion
The explosion took place at a launderette, with emergency services at the scene for much of the day
# Explosion
Child death in explosion at house in northern England “suspicious”
The explosion happened at around 11am this morning killing one child while an adult has been hospitalised with 80 per cent burns.
# Lucky Escape
WATCH: 65-year-old woman pulled alive from rubble after factory blast
The woman had been trapped for 31 hours after the building collapsed in a gas explosion.
# US
Man kills self, two sons in fire at Washington home: police
US authorities say that Josh Powell, whose wife has been missing for two years, intentionally set his home on fire during his children’s visit.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Monday
In your Fix for this bank holiday Monday: Aer Lingus pilots’ strike averted; good news from the IMF; Turmoil in Syria; Another Cheryl Cole u-turn; Wayne Rooney’s new hair; and do you feature in our mini-marathon gallery?
# Gas Explosion
Man suffers serious burns after central Dublin gas explosion
A woman and child were also involved and are being treated for shock. Gardaí are investigating.
# Athlone
Forensic team in Athlone as fire still burns
A Garda forensic team are due at the scene of yesterday’s suspected gas explosion, where fires continue to smoulder.
# Dublin
In pictures: gas explosion strikes O'Connell Street
As the capital city sees hours of constant snowfall, Café Kylemore is hit by a gas blast.
# UK
Manchester explosion flattened houses in 'blink of an eye'
A suspected gas blast that injured 15 people has been traced to a house which had just had a new kitchen installed.
# UK
Seven rescued from Manchester gas blast
Emergency services continue to search rubble for survivors.
# UK
Gas explosion destroys house in Manchester
# China
All miners confirmed dead after Chinese mine explosion
Rescue efforts end as last of the 37 bodies are removed from the scene of Saturday’s accident.
# Gas Explosion
Death toll rises after mine gas leak in China
Rescuers continue to search for missing men trapped underground.
# Gas Explosion
20 dead and 17 trapped in Chinese coal mine
Gas explosion leaves 20 dead and rescuers searching for trapped miners.
# Suspicious Deaths
Mother of three charged with children's murder
Bodies of children discovered in Edinburgh apartment on Wednesday.
# Suspicious Deaths
Police launch probe into deaths of children in 'gas explosion'
Luca, Austin and Cecilia Riggi may have already been dead when fire started.
# Gas Explosion
Three children die in suspected gas blast
# Breaking News
2 killed in LA explosion