Explosion in Iran – level 2

28-08-2018 07:00

In Iran, there was a water heater explosion in a two-storey building, and the explosion caused the building to collapse. Ten people died and five were injured.

The incident happened 885 kilometres north east of the country’s capital of Tehran, and rescue operations continue at the location.

Many Iranians use gas heaters which are not very safe. This incident is one of the deadliest in Iran.

Difficult words: collapse (fall down), rescue operations (when emergency services try to save people), continue (is still happening).

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