At 9:30 local time, the fire at the Lebanese explosion site was still burning. Fire-fighting vehicles, ambulance vehicles and engineering vehicles were rushing to the scene to rescue the wounded and clean up the scene. The scene has been blocked by the army and many buildings have been damaged. It is reported that the number of casualties has reached hundreds. The emergency department of Beirut Hospital is overcrowded and the injured have been sent to hospitals outside the city for treatment.
Currently, Lebanese officials have not announced the cause of the explosion. There are reports that the explosion was caused by the spontaneous combustion of chemical substances. The current situation on the scene is relatively stable, and the official has not announced the possibility of secondary disasters.
After the incident, the Israeli side released news that had nothing to do with the incident. (Headquarters reporter Sun Hu)