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Clacton: Police close investigation into Cloes Lane explosion

14:44 08 February 2014

Photo courtesy of Essex Fire and Rescue Service

Photo courtesy of Essex Fire and Rescue Service

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The investigation into Wednesday’s explosion in Clacton has now been handed over to the Health and Safety Executive.

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Police concluded their enquiries today after examining rubble left after the explosion in Cloes Lane.

Two people - a man in his 70s and a woman in her 50s - remain in hospital in Chelmsford being treated for burns.

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