Clacton gas explosion: Ten injured and houses flattened
5 February 2014 Last updated at 23:56 GMT
Ten people have been injured in a gas explosion that "flattened" two houses on a street in Clacton, Essex.
A man in his 70s was flown to hospital with life-threatening injuries and a woman in her 50s was badly burnt in the fire that followed.
Robert Hall reports.