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Stockholm explosions: No one injured in spate of blasts

Police cordoned off the area. Photo: Stina Stjernkvist/TT

Published: 17.Oct.2019 08:51 hrs

Police are investigating three explosions in the Stockholm area in the early hours of Thursday.

Police were called out to the blast at a property at Nytorgsgatan on Södermalm island at 2.19am. The island is often referred to as Stockholm's "hipster area" and is home to a number of restaurants and shops.

The bomb squad and forensic teams were at the scene on Thursday morning. Police said it was not immediately known what had exploded, for example whether it was a gas leak or a deliberate act.

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