At the Mall the Iranian city of Shiraz explosion

In one of the shopping centers of the city of Shiraz in southern Iran an explosion. As reported by the news Agency IRNA, the blast destroyed the wall of a building, standing next to the house also sustained damage.

After the explosion in the building began a strong fire, which was extinguished an hour and a half.

In the result of incident 17 people were taken to hospital, another 20 victims assistance was provided on the spot. Information about the victims yet.

No extremist group has claimed responsibility for the incident. As reported “Interfax”, it can not go on the attack, but the explosion of gas.

In 2008, as a result of explosion at a mosque in Shiraz killed nine people, injured over a hundred.