Partial Building Collapse in Beirut Neighborhood after Gas Explosion

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A late night explosion in Beirut's neighborhood of Sabra-al-Rihab led to the fractional collapse of a building causing no casualties, the National News Agency reported on Tuesday.

NNA said two gas canisters have exploded shortly after midnight which caused the partial collapse of an old building close to the site of the explosion.

Damages were strictly material, it added.

No further details were provided by NNA.

SourceNaharnet