The explosion in Terracina
A gas cylinder exploded in a building in via Ponte di Ferro in Terracina, in the province of Latina. three people were seriously injured in the explosion. The events occurred today evening, Friday 9 February. According to the information we have learned, these are three people all belonging to the same family, who were transported to hospital under code red.
According to the first information learned, the family was at home when, around 7.30 pm, for unknown reasons that are still being ascertained, the gas cylinder exploded. The house was damaged in the explosion. The alarm was raised by the neighbours, who heard a roar before dinner and were worried and wondered what had happened. going out into the street they immediately realized that it had been an explosion. Once the report arrived at the Single Emergency Number 112, medical personnel arrived on site with various emergency vehicles.
The intervention of the firefighters was also necessary on site at number 54, who started the rescue operations and extracted the three people from the rubble, and then entrusted them to the care of the paramedics. They were then transported by ambulance to hospital. Their exact health conditions are not known at the moment, but they are serious. The Carabinieri of territorial jurisdiction were present and isolated the area affected by the explosion to facilitate rescue operations and allow the ritual investigations.