Boiler explosion kills 10 in Iran

Published: August 25, 2018 14:19:02 | Updated: August 26, 2018 11:56:47


At least ten people were killed and five others injured after a boiler exploded in a residential area of the city of Mashhad in northeastern Iran, Fars News reported in a Twitter post on Saturday.

According to Fars report, three residential buildings were completely destroyed in the blast and 15 houses in the area were damaged.

A picture posted by Fars on Twitter showed rescue workers digging through the rubble of a building, reports Reuters.

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