Three police officers injured in explosion on Saturday Night

THREE Melbourne police officers injured in an explosion in a block of flats on Saturday night remained in hospital on Sunday.

The officers, including two critically injured female officers, were among a team of emergency services staff responding a man's threat of self harm.

A statement from Victoria Police on Sunday said as firefighters gained entry to a second-storey flat; a massive explosion injured the three police, two firefighters and the man inside the flat.

Investigations into the explosion are continuing, with the man inside the flat under police guard.



BREAKING: People evacuated from Lismore Base Hospital

BREAKING: People evacuated from Lismore Base Hospital

A number of people have been evacuated this afternoon

Investigation continues after girl's tragic death

Investigation continues after girl's tragic death

Car is being mechanically examined as police wait on test results

Hopes new development won't stifle music scene

premium_icon Hopes new development won't stifle music scene

Venue hopes proposed development won't lead to noise complaints

Local Partners