Suspected gas explosion, Everton


Location: Thomaston Street, Everton

Firefighters attended a property on Thomaston Street, Everton, on Thursday 21st November following a suspected gas explosion.

Crews were alerted at 9.10am and on scene at 9.13am. Three fire engines attended.

Firefighters and North West Ambulance Service administered first aid to one person at the scene. They were then taken to hospital for further treatment.

A second person was assessed at the scene by NWAS but did not require hospital treatment.

The house was evacuated and an adjoining house was also evacuated as a precaution.

Merseyside Police and Cadent were also in attendance.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing.