Twelve injured in explosion at Romanian home-improvement store

By Thomson Reuters Jun 7, 2024 | 3:34 AM

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Twelve people were injured on Friday following an explosion and fire at a home-improvement chain store in northeastern Romania, a government emergency response agency said.

The fire has been extinguished and search and rescue teams were looking for more potential victims inside the store, the response unit said.

(Reporting by Luiza Ilie; Editing by Hugh Lawson)