Diners set on fire as restaurant explodes injuring 34 in southern China

Several diners were set on fire after a restaurant exploded in Hunan Province, southern China leaving 34 injured.

The CCTV footage shows a large amount of smoke suddenly appearing in the room around noon. Three men are seen rushing away quickly.

After 10 seconds, the restaurant burst into flames, and some people are seen to fleeing with fire burning their clothes.

When the restaurant exploded, it was lunchtime and there were many diners inside. Both the police and ambulances rushed to the scene to take the injured to the hospital.

According to the local Emergency Management Bureau, 34 people were injured in the explosion. The reason behind the explosion is still under further investigation.

The video was provided by local media.


By: NewsFlare (98772.00)

Tags: WTF, diners, set on fire, restaurant exploded, 34 injured

Location: China