World News – UK – Man rushed to hospital after the explosion left a huge hole behind Whitburn’s house

0

. .

News Corp is a network of leaders in the world of diversified media, news, education and information services.

A man was hospitalized after an explosion hit his home in West Lothian this morning.

Police, rescue workers and fire teams pushed into Whitburn around 9 a.m.. 30 o’clock after a house « exploded ».

Concerned locals said they heard « a bang » on Dixon Road when a house on the street exploded.

One affected resident said a house on the street had been « blown up » while another added that the area smelled of « electricity / gas ».

Pictures show a window that is blown out in front of the house on the first floor. Others show flames and smoke rising from a gaping hole in the back of the building.

The man whose house exploded was hospitalized. It is not clear if he or anyone else was seriously injured in the incident.

Cops have locked the scene and told the locals to stay out of the area. The force launched a probe into the incident.

A spokesman for Police Scotland said: « Around 9. At 30:00 in the morning, police and emergency services were called to a report of an explosion in a house on Dixon Road, Whitburn.

« The male head of household was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where he is treated by medical staff. There are currently no details of his injuries – if any.

We pay for your stories and videos! Do you have a story or video for The Scottish Sun? Email us at scoop @ thesun. co. UK or call 0141 420 5300

The first Scots Covid Jab will be given today at 10 a.m. as the questions are still open.

© News Group Newspapers Limited in England No.. 679215 Registered Office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. « The Sun », « Sun », « Sun Online » are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. This service is provided in the News Group Newspapers’ Limited Terms and Conditions in accordance with our & Cookies Privacy Policy. To obtain a license to reproduce material, visit our Syndication website. Check out our online press package. For other inquiries please contact us. To see all the content on The Sun, please use the sitemap. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organization (IPSO)

Our journalists try to be accurate, but occasionally we make mistakes. For more details on our complaints policy and to file a complaint, please click here.

Whitburn, West Lothian, Dixon Road, Explosion

World News – UK – Man rushed to the hospital after the explosion left a large hole behind Whitburn’s house
Related title :
Blast leaves a huge hole in West Lothian house as man rushed to hospital
– <a href="/?s= Whitburn Emergency Service in ' 39; ongoing incident& # 39;
A man in the hospital as a neighbor is evacuated after an explosion in Whitburn
Incident on Dixon Road: man rushed to hospital after explosion in house in Whitburn

Ref: https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk

Donnez votre avis et abonnez-vous pour plus d’infos

Vidéo du jour: