State television did not specify whether the explosion was the result of an attack or unexploded ordnance left over from the four and a half years of fighting that preceded the rebel pullout.
Once Syria’s commercial hub, Aleppo was devastated by the fighting, particularly along the front line that separated the rebel-held east from the government-held west.
The explosion came as a complex evacuation deal was being carried out a few kilometres (miles) away in Rashidin, a southwestern suburb of the city.
A large convoy of buses carrying evacuees from the government-held towns of Fuaa and Kafraya reached the edge of the rebel-held transit point on Wednesday morning.
The evacuations had been suspended after a weekend bombing in Rashidin killed 126 people, 68 of them children.
In Siria, ad Aleppo, nel distretto di Salaheddine l’esplosione di un ordigno bellico uccide sei civili ferendo altre trenta persone. La Tv di Stato non specifica la dinamica del tragico incidente tra l’altro avvenuto a pochi chilometri da Rashidin, luogo in cui un attentato ha ucciso 126 civili e tra questi 68 bambini.