More than 30 dead after explosion at family pharmacy in Melbourne

A man and his wife were killed in a blast at a family pharmacy at the edge of Melbourne’s CBD.

Police said the blast happened just before 4pm at the Family Pharmacy on the corner of Richmond Street and Bondi Avenue.

“The incident happened in front of a family business in the CBD area of Melbourne,” Assistant Commissioner David Chisholm said.

A woman was in the pharmacy at time of the blast.

More to come.