Three dead in Karachi car cylinder blast

By: News Desk      Published: 12:23 PM, 7 Apr, 2021
LPG cylinder explosion
A view of the explosion site.

Three people including two children and a woman were killed and seven others injured when a cylinder blast exploded inside a car at Sachal Goth near Regional Meteorological Office in Karachi on Wednesday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

Rescue teams shifted the injured persons to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Karachi SSP (East) Sajid Amir Suddozai said the LPG cylinder exploded in the car which also caused a traffic jam on the University Road. 

Police have launched further investigation into the incident. 

Reporter Naveed Siddique