Gas cylinder explosion in Attard

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A gas cylinder exploded in Attard on Thursday.

The cylinder was on a porch of a private residence in Triq Żnuber. The explosion happened at around 10.45 pm.

The road was closed until the Civil Protection Department assessed the situation.

Nobody was reported injured from the incident.

Sources have confirmed that the residents in the area had been smelling gas throughout the day.

A magisterial inquiry is being led by Magistrate Doreen Clarke.