Four injured as old bomb explodes near train station in German city of Munich


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(CNN) Four people have been injured in an explosion caused by an old aircraft bomb near a busy train station in the German city of Munich, police said Wednesday.

The explosion happened after drilling during construction work near Donnersbergerbruecke station caused the bomb to go off, police said. Emergency services are on the scene.
"At this time there is no evidence of criminal offenses. According to initial findings, we have three injured people, the danger area is largely cordoned off and train traffic is blocked on the main route," said Munich police press officer Peter Werthmann.

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Published: Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Last Updated: Thursday, November 2, 2023

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