19 died, 13 injured at gas explosion northern Tehran
Explosion at a medical clinic in northern Tehran killed 19 people and injured 13 others.
Peyman Saberian said the incident took place in a medical clinic in the neighborhood of Shariati Street, probably caused by a gas capsule explosion.
Twenty-five people were at the scene at the time of the blast, he added. Nineteen people, including 15 women and four men, died.
Seven patients were treated at the scene and six were taken to Tajrish Martyrs Hospital.