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'Ferocious' fire kills five

An explosion on an industrial estate in Lincolnshire has left five men dead and another seriously injured, with local reports that the men may have been brewing alcohol illegally.

Sarah Sturdy reports on "the most significant loss of life ever in a fire incident in Lincolnshire".

And Mike Gilbert of Boston Borough council comments on the "tragic loss of life".

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