Number of the wounded in Turkey boiler explosion rises to 25

Officials added that two of the injured people were in serious condition.

Number of the wounded in Turkey boiler explosion rises to 25

The number of wounded people rose to 25 in the boiler explosion which occurred in government office in Silvan town of the southeastern province of Diyarbakir on Tuesday.

Officials told A.A that Irfan Yildiz was killed and 25 people were injured in the explosion which happened in boiler room of the building during a maintenance.

Officials added that two of the injured people were in serious condition and they were transferred to hospitals in Diyarbakir, while the other wounded people were under treatment at Silvan State Hospital.

Officials said that the explosion occurred when an oxygen cylinder (which was used for repair) went off in the boiler room.

Nearby buildings were also damaged due to the explosion.


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Güncelleme Tarihi: 17 Kasım 2009, 17:05
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