An explosion set off a fire at a major natural gas plant in Baumgarten, eastern Austria on Tuesday. The blast left one person dead and 18 injured. Police said the explosion triggered by a "technical cause" and the situation is under control. The Baumgarten plant is one of the most significant hubs for European gas supplies. Operator Gas Connect Austria said the incident should not affect gas deliveries to Austria, but those to Italy might be reduced.