A woman was killed yesterday in a serious explosion in a residential building in the US city of Baltimore. At least five injured people were brought to the hospital in critical condition, the fire brigade confirmed on Monday on Twitter. Three houses were affected by the detonation. The rescue work continued. Aerial photos showed the completely destroyed buildings in a residential area.
The explosion occurred in the morning (local time) in the northwest of the city in the US state of Maryland. There was initially no information about the cause. Rescue workers also used a drone to get an overview. According to Governor Larry Hogan, the search for possible buried subjects was still ongoing.