Some of the damage caused by the explosion

Malmö Restaurant Rocked By Explosion

A well known restaurant and nightclub in the southern Swedish city of Malmö was rocked by a large explosion in the early hours of Monday morning with nearby buildings also suffering damage from the blast.

Noone was hurt in the explosion which happened at the Hipp restaurant and nightclub at 2am and could be heard across the city.

A fire caused by the blast was quickly extinguished. Forensic experts are currently checking for any fragments of a bomb although police would not rule out other possibilities.

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