Monday, April 29, 2013

Prague Explosion: Blast Rocks Czech Capital, Injuring 13 many more buried

A powerful explosion in the centre of Prague has injured 13 people and left others buried under rubble, police say.

Spokesman Tomas Hulan said it is not immediately clear what caused the blast in Divadelni Street on Monday morning.

The street is covered with rubble from a damaged building and has been sealed off by police.

Windows in buildings located hundreds of metres from the blast were shattered, including some in the nearby National Theatre.