Ten people have been injured in an explosion at a hotpot restaurant on Thursday morning in Yinchuan of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, according to Weibo.
The explosion broke out at a hotpot restaurant at around 9:40 a.m. due to gas tank leak in the kitchen, according to a preliminary investigation.
Ten people were injured, including two passersby, six restaurant staff, one parking lot worker and one security guard. Three of them were severely injured.
None of the injuries appeared to be life threatening, reported Sina News.
Further investigation is still underway.
Last month, 13 students were injured in an explosion that took place in the apartment building due to gas tank leak in one of the nearby eateries of a Hangzhou university.
By Lucy Liu
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