Flat fire leads to suspected gas explosion in Bradford

A fire investigation officer and Gas Board officials have been investigating the cause of the fire and a suspected gas explosion in Bradford tonight.

Monday, 26th February 2018, 10:14 pm
Updated Monday, 26th February 2018, 10:20 pm
Crews were faced with a kitchen fire and suspected gas explosion.

Three crews from Bradford, Cleckheaton and Shipley were called to the flat at Tenbury Fold at around 4.15pm today.

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There had been a fire in the kitchen of the flat which West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue say resulted in a suspected gas explosion.

Initial reports suggested that people had got caught up in the incident but it transpired that there was no-one involved and the fire was out by the time they got there.

The crews the helped in making scene safe.