Within the early hours of this morning, a robust explosion occurred in Gothenburg, Sweden. In response to Swedish media experiences, the explosion occurred in a constructing within the metropolis middle and greater than 20 folks have been taken to the hospital.
There are greater than 40 fireplace vans on the scene.
At current, the reason for the explosion is unclear. After the explosion, a fireplace broke out within the constructing.
Three aged girls have been severely injured.
“We despatched 20 to 25 folks to the hospital, some with critical accidents and a few with minor accidents. Three girls between the ages of 60 and 80 have been severely injured,” the native hospital stated.
The Swedish police introduced on their web site that they’re working to evacuate folks residing within the space.
The police stated they’ve launched an investigation, however there aren’t any suspects but.
The emergency companies stated they’re working to evacuate residents and put out the hearth within the constructing.
“A number of flats and stairs have been affected. It’s not clear what induced the explosion,” the emergency companies of the broader Gothenburg area stated, as reported by SR Public Radio.