Couple’s house totally destroyed after giant firework flies into roof
A couple just sat down to watch Strictly Come Dancing when a giant firework blasted into their roof.
Ted Bagshaw, 69, and his wife Wendy, 63, said it sounded like a ‘massive bomb’ going off.
The rocket smashed through roof tiles and exploded in their loft space just after 8pm on Saturday.
Within minutes their entire £200,000 home in Littleover, Derbyshire, was engulfed in flames.
Mr and Mrs Bagshaw managed to flee with their two dogs before calling 999, but despite firefighters battling the blaze, their home was gutted.
They have now been warned it could be months before they can return.... read more