At 11 o’clock on the morning of October 13, a gas explosion occurred at a snack bar in Xinyang Road, Ehu Town, Xishan District. After the accident, the main leaders of the municipal party committee and the responsible comrades of relevant departments rushed to the scene to organize emergency rescue work. After the search and rescue, the 12 injured people were sent to the hospital for treatment. Nine of them died after being rescued. The rest were in stable condition and no life-threatening. The on-site search and rescue work is nearing completion.