BOAT EXPLOSION AT PORT STEPHENS

Emergency services are currently responding to a boat explosion, at Lemon Tree Passage at Port Stephens.

NSW Ambulance says the incident was reported, at around 5:15 this afternoon.

Several people have been injured, including a man in his 40’s and a young boy, who have both sustained extensive burns to their upper bodies.

Both are expected to be flown to hospital shortly.

More to come.