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a true WTF moment if there ever was one…

An explosion occurred in the Land's End complex in Roodepoort, Johannesburg on Wednesday.

News24 users Shaun Oosthuizen and Mark Smith were on the scene.

Oosthuizen writes:

"I left home this morning at about 06:25 for work, and it was not two minutes when my fiancé phoned me in tears, thinking I was In a car accident.

“She was busy getting ready for work when she heard a loud boom, and when she looked out the window she just saw a big cloud of smoke. The blast shook the whole complex.”

ER24 rushed the man to the Millpark hospital for treatment of burn injuries to his face, arms, chest and legs.

Yet another reason not to smoke!