Explosion in Austria on December 12 2017 11:32 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Safety General emergency and public safety
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20171212-60980-AUT
Event type Explosion
Date/Time December 12 2017 11:32 AM (UTC)
Last update December 13 2017 07:03 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Multi-countries event : The event affected several countries, but can not be more than 50% of the continent.

Geographic information

Continent Europe
Country Austria
County / State Lower Austria
Area natural gas facility
Settlement Baumgarten an der March
Coordinate 48.31, 16.87
Open Location Code: 8FWR8V59+GW   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 1
Injured person(s) 21
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0