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16 Jan 2019 | 08:56 PM UTC

Georgia: Explosion leaves three dead in Tbilisi January 16

Georgia News Alert

Explosion leaves at least three people dead in Digomi district (Tbilisi) January 16

TIMEFRAME expected from 1/16/2019, 12:00 AM until 1/17/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Tbilisi). COUNTRY/REGION Digomi district (Tbilisi)


An explosion in an apartment building left at least three people dead and seven others wounded in Digomi district (Tbilisi) on Wednesday, January 16. The explosion was reportedly caused by a gas leak. Firefighters were dispatched to the scene to extinguish a blaze that followed the blast and to rescue individuals trapped under rubble. Localized traffic disruptions are to be expected in the area over the coming hours.


Individuals in Tbilisi are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid the affected area, and adhere to instructions issued by the local authorities.


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