Urumqi: Explosion Hits Xinjiang City Park in China

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
May 21, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

An explosion hit Urumqi, located in Xinjiang Province in western China, on Thursday morning.

Xinhua, the Chinese Communist Party’s state-run mouthpiece, said that the explosion hit a park, but it did not elaborate.

The blast hit after 8 a.m. local time.

It’s unclear if there were any injuries, deaths, or damage done to property.

The state mouthpiece didn’t say what park was hit.

Chinese netizens said that four bodies were seen.

Story is developing…

Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.