Share

Pylon explodes into ‘fireball’ seconds after Didcot power station demolition

Seconds after three iconic cooling towers at Didcot power station were demolished, an electricity pylon exploded showering families in sparks.

Video footage of the 375ft towers shows nearby power lines violently shaking before a pylon burst into flames.

40,000 homes are thought to have lost power because of the incident.

Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/

Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.

Leave a Comment