Police have confirmed that a man has died and another was injured in a gas explosion on a property outside Mudgee.
About 6.30am yesterday - Monday 9 December - a 58-year-old man attempted to use a gas powered oven at a rural property on Frog Rock Road.
Police were told the oven exploded and caused fatal injuries to the man.
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Officers attached to Orana Mid Western Police District and NSW Ambulance attended however the man died at the scene.
A woman also at the scene was not injured.
The Mudgee Guardian understands that SafeWork NSW, Crime Scene Investigation and Police are currently investigating the incident
A report will be prepared for the coroner.
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