A car carrying propane tanks in Jersey City exploded injuring 2 people.

Car that exploded in Jersey City (WPIX TV via Facebook)

The car was pared on New York Avenue at Congress Street when one of the three tanks exploded according to WABC TV. The 40-year-old man had put  the tanks in the after doing some work at a deli. He suffered injuries to the head and chest and is in serious but stable condition.

The other injury was sustained by a man walking by at the time of the blast.

The fire was quickly contained after firefighters sprayed down the trunk according to WNBC TV.