41 people are injured after an explosion at a restaurant in the northern Japan city of Sapporo, according to japanese police.
It writes among other things, The Independent and the BBC.
According to the japanese police is a person in critical condition until further notice. The rest is affected by the milder skadere. The is just now being treated at nearby hospitals.
An eyewitness says for the Japan Times, that the explosion sounded like thunder. A second eyewitness tells that the explosion destroyed the windows in the restaurant, and that there were 'many wounded'.
A third person narrator to the japanese NHK that he could smell gas after ekplosionen.
the Explosion took place around at 20.30 local time.
the Cause of the explosion is yet unknown but the examined, saith, according to a japanese statsmedie.