Hyderabad: A major fire broke out late last night after a cylinder explosion occurred at a residence in Mir Chowk Police Station limits leaving 13 people injured.Also Read - Mother Dog Loses 7 Puppies to Massive Fire, Viral Photos of Her Desperate Search Will Break Your Heart

A fire official told reporters, “Late night, a major fire broke out after a cylinder explosion occurred at a residence in Mir Chowk police station limits. 13 persons were rescued from the spot. However, they received burn injuries and were rushed to Osmania government hospital for treatment.” Also Read - Video: Property Worth Crores Gutted In Fire At Powerloom Unit In Maharashtra’s Thane | Watch

“The incident took place in the wee hours of Thursday and within 45 minutes the fire was doused off,” he added. Also Read - Hyderabad Housing Society Imposes Rs 300 Fine On Maids & Delivery Guys For Using Main Lift, Twitter is Enraged

More details are awaited.