Explosion in Rustavi injures 12 people

Explosion in Rustavi injures 12 people

Twelve people have been injured as a result of the explosion of oxygen gallon in Georgia's Rustavi, deputy head of Kvemo Kartli Fire and Rescue Service of Emergency Management Agency Davit Gelashvili said.

“The demolition works of the garage were underway. According to current information, an oxygen balloon was exploded. Twelve people have been transferred to two hospitals in Rustavi. Four fire-rescue brigades were at the site four minutes after the alert,” 1TV cited Gelashvili as saying.

In addition, one injured child has been transferred to Iashvili Clinic in Tbilisi. The investigation into the case has been launched.