1 killed, 4 wounded as unidentified object explodes in Lebanon's Tripoli

2021-03-03 15:06:44 GMT2021-03-03 23:06:44(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

BEIRUT, March 3 (Xinhua) -- One Lebanese citizen was killed on Wednesday and four others were wounded when an unidentified metal object exploded inside a scrap metal yard in Bab al-Tabbaneh in Tripoli, north of Lebanon, the National News Agency reported.

Ambulance teams rushed immediately to the scene and transported the wounded to a nearby hospital.

Bab al Tabanneh is one of Tripoli's poorest areas, and it has always been a destination for Lebanese to fix broken vehicles at low cost. Enditem