Video: Young girl has lucky escape when washing machine EXPLODED in front of her face

Darshak Purohit said his four-year-old daughter was standing in the kitchen when the machine blew up 'like a bomb'.

Thursday, 18th February 2016, 12:52 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th February 2016, 12:55 pm

The huge explosion blasted the metal drum straight out of the Hoover washing machine - and Darshak said his family are very lucky that not more damage was done. The 35-year-old marketing manager said: “Just seconds before my daughter was standing next to the machine. “If it had happened a few seconds earlier she could have been badly hurt.

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