Explosion at Sharm el-Sheikh hotel leaves staff injured
Reports range between seven to ten workers hurt in the blast
An explosion that took place at a hotel in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt has left several injured, reports suggested.
Reports range from seven to ten staff members wounded in the incident.
Firefighters rushed to the scene of the accident and put out the fire at the staff-only cafeteria. Egypt Independent claims the injured have been transferred to hospital for medical treatment and legal action is being taken.
The Red Sea resort-hub only recently had its UK flight ban lifted, following a near for-year suspension.
The Egyptian town's tourism industry has been picking up over the years. A report by STR in 2018 showed a 23% growth in occupancy in terms of room nights sold to 62.8% in November 2018.