Two casualties confirmed after ‘huge explosion’ at Redcar steelworks

Two casualties have been confirmed after a ‘huge explosion’ at a steelworks in Redcar, Teesside.

Emergency services at the scene, including a Hazardous Area response Team.

A spokesperson for the Ambulance Service said they were called to the British Steel Lackenby Works at 2.10pm.

Cleveland Police say that the site has been evacuated, with a 150 metre cordon put in place.

A statement from the force said: ‘There are two casualties, however, we are unable to...
source: Metro

2019-09-19 20:47
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