Several people were injured on Monday following an explosion in a restaurant in Abu Dhabi.
The explosion hit KFC and Hardees restaurants on the capital’s Rashid bin Saeed Street. Other retail outlets near the area were also damaged.
In a Facebook post, Abu Dhabi Police said that the explosion had caused several minor and moderate injuries and residents of the building and surrounding areas were evacuated.
According to local news, gas explosion was the cause of the incident.