More than 900 LPG cylinders blast at around 1:00am on Monday near near Chintamani in Karnataka. No one was hurt in the incident even as 3 vehicles were gutted in the blast.
The incident took place outside a private gas company's cylinder godowns outside Chintamani, where two trucks laden with cylinders were parked.
Suddenly, one truck caught fire and it spread, gutting both transport vehicles and another Bolero parked nearby.
At least 4 fire tenders were rushed to the spot and were able to control the situation. The cause of fire is still unknown.