More than forty people injured after explosion at restaurant in Japan

With a large explosion in a restaurant in Sapporo in northern Japan, Sunday, dozens of people injured. Multiple buildings would have collapsed. The cause of the explosion is still unclear.

The explosion took place around 20.30 hours in the district Hiragishi. On images is to see that the explosion is a big mess left behind and several buildings in ruins.

On the video to see how at least one building still on fire. Firefighters tried to extinguish the fire.


Buildings collapse after explosion in a Japanese city

Bystanders smoke gas odour

According to The Japan Times is still one person in critical condition. Several people had to go to the hospital. Eyewitnesses would a gas odour have smelled before the explosion took place.

Various windows of nearby buildings broke by the force of the blow. The police are keeping bystanders at a distance for fear of more explosions.


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