GAS EXPLOSION IN SHOPPING CENTER
Gas explosion in shopping center in Jakarta-Plaza Indonesia, cause 3 person injured by fire. The local police is still doing the investigation. Because of this explosion, some of store is damage, e.g. Lily Kasoem Optical, Seis Optical, Sogo Food, Starbucks Cafe, Kihanan Restaurant, Melawai Optical and Imperial Restaurant.
"Up till now, there are seven people injured from the gas explosion in Plaza Indonesia, with major and minor injuries,"National Police spokesman Ins. Gen. Abubakar Nataprawira told media gathering Friday afternoon.
The explosion, which occurred at around midnight, was reported caused by a gas pipe which exploded while undergoing construc at the plaza.
The blast left four people hospitalized and three with minor injuries.