Wuhan Construction Bank exploded in front of the explosion site pit

At about 5:30 PM on the 1st, an unknown object caused an explosion in front of the construction bank outlet next to Guanshan Middle School in Xiongchu Street in Wuhan City, Hubei Province. At present, 2 people have died and more than 10 have been injured. The wounded were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. After a preliminary investigation, the explosion was caused by an unidentified object stacked in front of the door.

The Hubei police has formed a special class to carry out investigations on cases.

The explosion exploded and the pit explosion was located at the gate of the bank. It leaned slightly outside the door and the site blew up a large pit. An on-site witness said that during the explosion, an armored car was transporting money to the bank. After the explosion, the armored car was still able to drive. The car left after a brief stop at the site.

According to the reporter’s knowledge, after the explosion, six passers-by fell to the ground and now 2 people have been killed. One of them was a woman of about 20 years old and another 10 were injured. At present, the injured have been sent to several hospitals for treatment. The local street office sent someone to escort.

Wu Yongwen, member of the Standing Committee of the Hubei Provincial Party Committee, Secretary of the Political and Legal Affairs Committee, Director of the Provincial Public Security Department, Zhou Houzheng, Deputy Director of the Public Security Department, and Shang Wu, Deputy Director of the Provincial Public Security Department, and Zhao Fei, Director of Wuhan Public Security Bureau, rushed to the scene to organize and direct. The Public Security Department of Hubei Province and the Wuhan Public Security Bureau held an on-site meeting overnight to listen to reports of damage, discuss the case, and determine the direction of detection.

At present, among the four injured people who were hospitalized in Hubei Provincial Hospital, one is from Liuzhou, Guangxi, and the other is male, 45; two from Wuhan, all female, one is more than 50 years old, and one is about 30 years old; a senior high school girl from Guanshan Middle School, 17 years old.

Non-combustible gas explosion It is reported that officers and soldiers of the Wuhan Fire Fighting Detachment arrived at the scene shortly after the explosion. They found no open fire at the scene and the source of the explosion was unknown. The public security agency in the area has been involved in investigating the cause of the accident.

According to preliminary investigations by Wuhan police, the possibility of explosion of pipeline gas and liquefied gas was ruled out. After a preliminary investigation, the explosion was caused by an unidentified object stacked in front of the door. At present, the surrounding roads are still closed and vehicles are prohibited from passing.

â–  Witnessed a netizen cell phone helping an injured girl to contact a family reporter. The reporter arrived at the scene around 7:15 that night and saw three fire engines leaving one after another. There was also a fire engine at the scene. There were 4 120 police cars and 7 police cars parked on site. In front of the Guanshan Supermarket, the intersection leading to Guanshan High School on Xiongchu Street was closed and all vehicles were diverted. Both sides of the road are crowded with onlookers and armed police are maintaining order. A number of media reporters are on the scene, but they both take photos and interview outside the line of martial law.

According to Mr. Luo, who was at the scene, the explosion occurred from 5 to 6 pm when he was purchasing at Guan Shan Supermarket. He heard a loud voice and could feel a shock. Another 40-year-old lady said that when she came out of the Zhongbai Supermarket next to CCB, he just walked to the crossroads near Guanshankou and heard the explosion. Hearing the sounds of people all jumped up and only saw the sky. It's black, it's all black smoke. I don't know what happened.

Netizen “Lo Live Wuhan (Weibo)” issued a Weibo comment: Construction Bank next to Guanshan Middle School exploded. I was right next to it and scared me away. There were deaths and injuries on the scene. A girl had blown the back of her head and told me to call the family by telephone. My phone number was full of blood! I sent her to 120. I'm just now waiting for the car to go home if I'm not in TAXI! It is estimated that I will be seriously injured now!