Fifteen Iranians killed and wounded in an explosion in a residential building in the northeast of the Iran

BAGHDAD, /15/ Iranians were killed and injured in an explosion in a residential building in the northeast of the country.

"The central water heater exploded in one of the residential buildings in the city of Mashhad, which led to a major fire, killing 10 people and wounding five others," the official IRNA News Agency reported.

"The incident caused damage to 15 nearby buildings," the agency quoted Deputy Director of Fire Extinguishing Management Operations Department in the city of Mashhad Mahdi Rezai as saying.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency