Explosion in Prague, likely caused by gas, leaves as many as 40 injured (photos, video)
Published: April 29, 2013 09:26AM
Updated: April 29, 2013 09:26AM

An explosion in central Prague on Monday, probably caused by gas, injured as many as 40 people, officials said, and neighboring buildings — including the National Theatre — had to be evacuated. <freeform><script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/3172/”></script><noscript><h1>Explosion in Prague, likely caused by gas, leaves as many as 40 injured</h1><h2>An explosion in central Prague on Monday, probably caused by gas, injured as many as 40 people, officials said, and neighboring buildings — including the National Theatre — had to be evacuated.The explosion, in a building facing the Vltava river just a few dozen meters (yards) from the 19th-century theatre, was heard as far away as Prague Castle about a mile away.A police spokesman said the blast was probably caused by gas and that there had been about 15 people ...</h2><a href=”http://cdn.spundge.com/stories/3172/embedded/” target=”_blank”>View <em>”Explosion in Prague, likely caused by gas, leaves as many as 40 injured”</em> on Spundge</a></noscript></freeform>