Gas cylinder explodes in Abu Dhabi building

ABU DHABI // A gas cylinder exploded in a building in Al Khalidiyah on Monday. The Ministry of Interior posted on Twitter a picture of the aftermath of the explosion, which occurred in a building with a branch of Optik Collections eyewear shop. The photo showed smoke billowing out of the building, which had damage […]

ABU DHABI // A gas cylinder exploded in a building in Al Khalidiyah on Monday.

The Ministry of Interior posted on Twitter a picture of the aftermath of the explosion, which occurred in a building with a branch of Optik Collections eyewear shop.

The photo showed smoke billowing out of the building, which had damage to its windows and walls, and firefighters were at the scene.

A helicopter was seen flying over the area early on Monday afternoon.

The ministry did not say whether anyone was injured.

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