A tragic incident occurred in Al Mankhool area in Bur Dubai where an explosion caused by cooking gas leakage resulted to the death of one and serious injury of three. According to a post from the official Twitter account of the Dubai Police, the victims were all of Asian nationality.
The Dubai Police was able to secure the area and the victims were transferred to Rashid Hospital. This incident happened in a residential unit in Al Mankhool.
Explosion Caused by Gas Leakage in Mankhool – Dubai Police
Below is the said post from the Dubai Police social media Twitter account. The post was accompanied by pictures of the blast.
An explosion caused by cooking gas leakage at a residential unit in Al Mankhool area has resulted in one death and three serious injuries. Dubai Police secured the area while the victims, all Asian nationals, were transferred to Rashid Hospital.#DubaiPolice#SmartSecureTogether pic.twitter.com/k3HcGGNIeR
— Dubai Policeشرطة دبي (@DubaiPoliceHQ) September 29, 2019
As you can see, one photo shows how the blast left a whole in the wall of the side of the residential unit and the other photo shows debris from the blast on the sidewalk.