Fire reported/ one person injured

On Wednesday November 21st at approximately 10.30 a.m. police patrols, fire fighters and paramedics were directed to a construction site next to the gasoline station on the Airport road after reports of an explosion taking place at said location and that one person was injured. On the scene the investigating officers noticed that a section of the building on the ground-floor was a blaze however it was extinguished by the fire department. They also learnt that an explosion had taken place and a construction worker had suffered minor injuries. The victim was treated on the scene by paramedics and did not require further medical attention. The cause of the explosion is being investigated by the Government Safety Inspection Department.