MAN INJURED IN BOWLING CLUB EXPLOSION

A 23-year-old man has suffered serious injuries to his arm and chest, following an explosion at Bar Beach Bowling Club last night.

Police were called to the venue at around 8:15pm and say the man was attempting to change an apparatus on a keg in a cool room when the explosion occurred.

The man is reportedly in a critical but stable condition at John Hunter Hospital.

WorkCover is investigating.

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