Today, a tragedy occurred in Crevedia, Romania when an LPG plant exploded.
RAW IMAGES captured by TVR operator Mircea Târnăcop show the devastation caused by the powerful second explosion.
Viewers should be warned that these images may contain content of a highly emotional nature.
IMAGINI BRUT cu momentul celei de-a doua explozii de la Crevedia, așa cum a fost surprinsă de operatorul TVR Mircea Târnăcop! ATENȚIE, SUNT IMAGINI CU PUTERNIC IMPACT EMOȚIONAL! https://t.co/ojCTbuvWEB pic.twitter.com/eQfQ7nRxrA
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At approximately 6:50pm in Crevidia, firefighters were stationed around 100 meters away from the blaze when a large explosion occurred.
Reports suggest that several of these individuals sustained significant injuries.
A call to 112 reported an explosion followed by a fire at a liquefied petroleum gas station in the town of Crevedia at 18.50. Initial information indicated that one person had died and at least 7 were injured. A new explosion occurred at 20.55 and affected the rescuers on the front line. 26 firefighters were injured. StirileTVR.ro presents the unedited images of the second explosion, as captured by TVR operator Mircea Târnăcop. According to the prime minister, 4 patients will be transferred to Italy and Belgium. The head of UPU SMURD Bucharest, Bogdan Oprița, detailed that 7 places outside the country were identified, where seriously injured firefighters can be transported. The Ministry of Defense provides two aircraft. Most likely, the evacuation of patients abroad will begin on Sunday morning.