2001 News Story

Two injured in trash can explosion in Riyadh

The Director of Police of Riyadh Province has reported that at 10:45 p.m. yesterday a minor explosion took place in a trash can at a commercial center on Olaya Road in Riyadh, causing slight injuries to one Egyptian and one Briton.  The victims were both discharged from hospital after receiving medical treatment. There was no damage to any property. Investigations are under way.