According to the video, the fire broke out from a windowsill in the community and some combustibles fell. In addition, the road near the building was littered with glass debris and wooden door and window frames, and the passing vehicles all made a slow detour.
Gao, who lives next to the incident area, told the Beijing news that the fire broke out in Jinyu international community, West Yuecheng street, Qingyang District, Chengdu. At about 22:19 on January 4, he was walking his dog on the side of the road. After hearing a loud noise, he saw a fire on the window sill on the 10th floor of Jinyu international community.
On the evening of January 4, a fire broke out in a residential house in Qingyang District, Chengdu. Picture provided by interviewee
A witness, Ms. Xia, said that when the explosion happened, the street ground shook violently, and an air conditioner was knocked down on the road. Then several fire trucks arrived at the scene to rescue.
Today (January 5) at 0:43, the official microblog of Qingyang District branch of Chengdu Public Security Bureau announced that at 22:16 on January 4, Qingyang Public Security Bureau received a public alarm and a fire broke out in a household in the zhenghuang Jinyu international community, No. 1, xiyuecheng street. After 119 disposal, the open fire was put out and one injured person was sent to hospital for treatment. According to the report, after preliminary investigation, the fire was caused by natural gas leakage, and the specific cause is under further investigation.