Four hurt in gas explosion

A gas explosion in a three-floor apartment building in Plzeň injured four people in the early hours of Tuesday morning, including a tenant and a gas works employee. Also hurt were a police officer and fire fighter called to the scene. Twenty-six others, children among them, were evacuated from the building. At around 4 AM, prior to the accident, emergency services had received a call about a gas leak at the building.

Author: Jan Velinger