Three Blasts Wreck House in Lebanon's Bekaa

Residential building might have housed Hezbollah arms cache.

Three explosions in a parking garage underneath a residential building in a hilly area of Lebanon's Bekaa, between the Baalbek-area villages of Anabi Sheet and ak-Khreiby caused extensive damage, Lebanese sources reported on Wednesday afternoon. Initial reportsts indicated that the building, belonging to one Muhammad Ali Rida al-Mousawi was completely destroyed and nearby structures suffered extensive damage.

According to one report, casualties were evacuated to hospital in nearby Baalbek, .

In the past, there have been similar explosions in residential buildings which turned out house Hezbollah arms warehouses or served as hiding places for fighters of the Shi'ite militant organization.