Four people were hurt in a household gas explosion in a dwelling house in the settlement of Yakovlevo, Belgorod Region, a source in the local emergencies services told TASS on Tuesday, ONA reports.
"Four people were hurt. Two of them have burns," the source said.
A spokesman for the Russian Emergencies Ministry told TASS that the explosion had occurred on the ground floor of a four-storey house. According to the spokesman, the building’s outer wall partially collapsed.
According to local emergencies services, no fire followed.