Explosion at propane station kills two in Haiti; several others, including children, injured
Haitian authorities are investigating the circumstances that led to an explosion at a propane gas station in the community of Delmas, on the outskirts of the capital Port-Au-Prince, late yesterday.
According to police reports, the neighborhood's streets are often busy with pedestrian traffic. At least two people were killed and several others, including children, were rushed to a nearby hospital.
Several houses were also damaged by fire.
Firefighters managed to contain the blaze and prevent further damage.
The cause of the explosion is not yet known.
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