Man injures hand after explosion in house
A man is recovering in hospital after injuring his hand in a suspected explosion at a house.
Police were alerted after the North West Ambulance Service responded to a call yesterday to reports a man had suffered a serious injury at a house on Lea Gate, Bolton.
The man, believed to be in his 20s, was taken to hospital. His injuries are not life-threatening.
Police said inquiries into the incident are ongoing. DCI Sarah Jackson, of Greater Manchester Police added: “The man has suffered an extremely serious injury to his hand and our investigation into this incident is very much in its infancy.”