UPDATE: Police have confirmed that an earlier report of an explosion were a false alarm.
EARLIER: Local police have reported that there has been a large explosion at a mall in Jordan, according to the AP.
However, reports in Jordanian press suggest that there wasn’t actually an explosion, but a fire which caused a roof to collapse. A picture reportedly from the scene shows destruction but looks more like a roof collapse:
— Taghreed Risheq(@taghreedrisheq) October 19, 2012
We’ll update when we know more…
Business Insider Emails & Alerts
Site highlights each day to your inbox.