6 people were killed, about 30 injured.
In Bolivia during the carnival, which is annually visited by thousands of tourists, the explosion occurred. 6 people were killed, about 30 injured.
The incident occurred in the city of Oruro, in Central part of the country. During the festive procession exploded a gas cylinder, which belonged to one of the street vendors.
According to eyewitnesses, the shock wave has spread to at least 45 meters. The police report that among the victims were 2 children.
The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales expressed his condolences to the families of the victims. The politician added that he would supervise the investigation of the tragedy and will ensure that victims received the necessary assistance.