Three Killed In Northern China Gas Explosion
Sumaira FH 1 month ago Thu 21st October 2021 | 10:10 AM
Beijing, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 21st Oct, 2021 ) :A gas explosion at a restaurant ripped through a busy street in a major Chinese city on Thursday, killing at least three people and injuring dozens, state media reported.
Dramatic footage from a nearby car's dashboard camera, published by state media, showed a large cloud of smoke and dust erupting over the street, with people running to safety, State broadcaster CCTV showed windows ripped out of several buildings in a street coated with dust and debris in Shenyang, capital of Liaoning province in northern China.
The blast occurred Thursday morning on the residential street, which is lined with businesses, official news agency Xinhua said.
Rescue work was still ongoing.
Photos published by the Liaoning emergency services showed rescuers in hard hats surrounded by debris.
Stunned passersby were seen shaking shards of glass and debris off their clothes.