At least five people wounded as house collapses after blast in Faisalabad
FAISALABAD: At least five people wounded including a woman, when a house collapsed after a blast in Faisalabad.
According to Police officials, the incident took place in Gulistan Colony where the house fell down after a loud bang which was heard far and wide, causing fear among the local residents.
Police and rescue teams reached the site after being informed of the incident and pulled out people, including a woman, from below the rubble.
They both had severe burn wounds and were shifted to a nearby medical facility, said a police official.
He added a bomb disposal squad has been called in to determine the nature of the blast. The damaged house’s owner resided abroad, he said.