10 hurt in LPG explosion in Cebu

Posted at Aug 31 2012 10:13 AM | Updated as of Aug 31 2012 06:13 PM

Ten people were injured after three large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tanks exploded in Cebu City Thursday afternoon.

The tanks were at a junkshop in Barangay Calamba when a man, identified as Carlito Tampon, hit the regulator of one of the tanks, resulting in the explosion.

Four of the injured were children.

City fire officials are mulling filing charges against the junk shop's owner, Joel Ramos.

- Umagang Kay Ganda, August 31 2012