According to the Latvian nationwide rescue service, the explosion hit a residential home in Riga, damaging the first and the second flooring of the three-story constructing. It is unknown what prompted the incident.
The variety of folks injured by the Thursday explosion at a residential home in the Latvian capital of Riga has risen to 4, a spokesperson for the ambulance service advised Sputnik.
Earlier, the nationwide rescue service mentioned no less than one individual was injured after the explosion in the residential home in the Latvian capital, and 5 folks have been evacuated.
It is unclear what prompted the incident.
Videos allegedly filmed on scene have been shared in social media, revealing the home broken with the blast.
According to the social media consumer who shared the movies, the roof of the constructing was blown away because of the explosion. Other video additionally reveals heavy police presence on website.
No additional particulars have been instantly out there.