Blast at Colombian airport

The explosion occurred in the warehouse of the Villavicencio airport.

Last Updated: Nov 04, 2010, 13:16 PM IST

Bogota: An explosion took place on Wednesday in a warehouse of an airport in Colombia, police said.

The explosion occurred in the warehouse of the Villavicencio airport, but no casualties were reported. Apparently a packet exploded in the warehouse, Xinhua said.

The airport was closed for a short while and an investigation was on to determine which kind of explosive was used.
Several airlines suspended their flights from Villavicencio after the blast.

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