An explosion ripped through a residential building in Beijing’s Chaoyang District today, killing at least one person and injuring several more, Net Ease News reports.
The damage was extensive and left glass shattered in the surrounding area.
Residents in the neighborhood said that the blast was so intense, they could feel the ground shaking.
A number of residents are said to be injured, but the exact number hasn’t been confirmed. The source of the explosion is still unknown.
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By Christy Lau