Many hurt as bombs explode at Big C store in Pattani

national May 09, 2017 15:22

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Two bombs exploded at a Big C store in the deep South province of Pattani on Tuesday afternoon, injuring many people.

The number of casualties is still unknown. The blast caused fires at the store in Muang district, which firefighters were trying to extinguish.

Initial reports said the first bomb went off inside the store, sending people running out in panic, before the second device exploded at the parking space in front of the store. Many vehicles were destroyed and caught on fire.