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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.

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

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