Explosion at Mississauga Restaurant, Bombay Bhel lead to multiple injuries

Written by Meeshika Sharma

Published on : May 25, 2018 12:27

Peel Paramedics report that 15 have been injured, three critically, after a reported explosion at Bombay Bhel, a restaurant in Mississauga.

Paramedics were called to the Bombay Bhel restaurant in a plaza at Hurontario Street and Eglinton Avenue just after 10:30 p.m. on Thursday.

The spokesperson said three patients were taken to a Toronto trauma centre in critical condition.

Paramedics say that multiple patients were set to be transported to local hospitals with minor, “trauma” injuries. Some of the injuries were superficial.

The spokesperson said the building appeared to be intact, but he said there was a lot of broken glass.The cause is not yet known.

Police said officers were in the process of sealing off the immediate area. A police spokesperson is en route to the scene and an update is expected.