Tehran (IP) - Brigadier General Davood Abdi, Director General of Public Relations of the Ministry of Defense has said that the explosion of a gas tank in the general area Parchin of Tehran caused severe light to be seen in the east of Tehran, which fortunately did not cause any casualty.

Iran PressIran News: Abdi added on Friday morning: "After the explosion of this gas tank, our colleagues are stationed at the scene and are investigating the matter more closely."

He added: "The fire from the blast was also controlled and contained by firefighters."

Second Brigadier General Abdi said: "Additional information about this explosion will be announced by the relevant authorities."

Early in this morning, a video was released in cyberspace from the east of Tehran, in which a strange bright orange light with a terrible sound lit up the sky like the sunset.