Gas Explosion Injures 7 At A Music Festival In Belgium

Gas Explosion

A gas cylinder explosion near a music festival in eastern Belgium has injured seven concertgoers, local media reported Tuesday
The gas cylinder fell over at a camp at the festival site, causing a flash fire, according to the national De Standard daily.

A press statement on the festival’s website said five people were taken to nearby hospitals and two others were treated on site.


“No one is in mortal danger,” the statement read.


The annual Pukkelpop festival was held in the capital of Belgium’s Limburg province of Hasselt.

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