Afghan Voice Agency (AVA): The Ministry of Emergencies of Uzbekistan confirmed this news and said that around 2:43 am local time today, an explosion occurred in a clothing warehouse in Sargli area near Tashkent airport.
Videos published on social networks show that a column of smoke and fire rose into the sky. The sound of this explosion was so terrible that it scared the residents of this city.
According to Sputnik, the Ministry of Emergencies of Uzbekistan said that the fire was contained by the efforts of the fire brigade.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Public Health of Uzbekistan said that some people were injured in this incident, but did not give the exact number.
A report about the cause and damages of this event has not been published yet, but the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Uzbekistan called the news about the plane crash published on social networks false.