Today, March 14, at about 11:15, the Ministry of Emergency Situations in Tashkent received a message that an explosion occurred in one of the car services in the capital.
As the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) reported, on the Foziltepa Street in the Uchtepa district, an oxygen cylinder exploded.
As a result, part of the roof of the service building collapsed. The injured were taken to the hospital.
“The possible cause of the accident is a violation of the safety rules at work while using an oxygen cylinder. There was no fire,” the police department said.
Pre-investigation activities are currently underway. Employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the prosecutor’s office and the DIA of Tashkent are working at the scene.