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Four dead in explosion at wastewater treatment works


Four people have died following an explosion at a waste water treatment works near Bristol.

A major incident was declared at Wessex Water’s Bristol water recycling centre in Kings Weston Lane, Avonmouth after reports of a “large explosion” at 11:20am.

Among those killed were three employees of Wessex Water and one contractor.

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