BINH PHUOC (VNS) — Police in Tan Khai Commune, Hon Quan District of Binh Phuoc Province yesterday said authorities were investigating a gas explosion that killed a 28-year-old woman and her two children on Friday.
The 12-kg liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinder exploded at the house of the woman in Tan Khai Commune on Friday morning. All the patients were taken to hospital but died later in a HCM hospital.
Initial investigations show that prior to the explosion, the gas cylinder was brought from the kitchen to the bedroom and it was possible that the woman tried committing suicide. — VNS