In the case of a severe Explosion in a residential building in The Hague, at least two people have been injured. According to the fire Department was probably to explode the Gas.

were As many people at the time of the accident in the house, is unclear. The fire brigade is assumed that under the rubble of the three-storey building for more victims.

The rescue work is difficult, because the house is in acute danger of collapse. The entire front section is collapsed and partially on the two in front of the house parked cars crashed. The Ceiling collapsed on each other.

Considerable damage also occurred in the adjacent Parts of the residential complex, where parts of the external walls have moved. In the wide radius of the accident scene shards of glass layers: a number of Windows had been smashed.

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