At least 54 dead after gas tanker explodes in Haiti’s second largest city
On Monday, 54 individuals died after a tanker transporting gasoline exploded in Cap-Haitien, Haiti’s second-largest city. Haiti officials addressed the attack, confirming that dozens more were injured as a result of the incident and are receiving medical care. Medical officials issued a public appeal for blood donations due to the severity of the incident. The local civil protection agency released few details about the attack and several aspects regarding how the explosion occurred remain unknown.