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Woman burned in Everton 'gas blast' dies

The scene on Thomaston Street, Everton Image copyright LBC/@tomdunn26
Image caption The explosion happened at a home in Thomaston Street, Everton

A woman who sustained severe burns in a suspected gas blast at a house in Liverpool has died.

The explosion happened at a home in Thomaston Street, Everton, at about 9:15 GMT on 21 November.

Police said the family of the 62-year-old woman, who has not been named, have been informed.

Detectives and the Health and Safety Executive are investigating the circumstances that caused the explosion.

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