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Gas explosion occurs in apartment in Yerevan

20:24, 05.07.2012 Region: Armenia Theme: Incidents

YEREVAN. – A gas explosion occurred in an apartment in Yerevan on Thursday.

As the press service of the Armenian Emergency Service informed Armenian News-NEWS.am the message about the accident came at 4.45 p.m. Two rescue squads arrived at the scene. The fire was extinguished by local forces.

It was found out that the cause of the explosion was a gas leak from a cylinder in the bathroom. As a result of explosion A. Sargsyan received first degree burns. The injured received first aid on the spot.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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