A person has reportedly died in an explosion in Barcelona that left 14 other people injured.
The explosion reportedly happened at a residential building in Premia de Mar a seaside resort in the north-east of Barcelona, The Daily Star reports.
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It’s not immediately clear what caused the blast, which happened at at 8:25 am (0625 GMT) this morning.
Speaking to AFP a witness claimed that 15 people were hurt in the explosion 14 of whom were injured and one who died.
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Two of the injured are reportedly in a serious condition.
The seven storey building where the explosion happened has been evacuated while investigators tried to determine what caused the blast.