"Preliminary investigations show that the explosion occurred as a result of a short circuit in warehouses, which are located in an isolated and non-residential area and which are under direct video surveillance," Sky News Arabia quoted him as saying.

At the same time, the Minister of Health of Jordan Saad Jaber said that there are no casualties in the explosion to date.

Earlier, the media reported that as a result of an explosion at an ammunition depot in Jordan, two people were killed and three more were injured.