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19 killed and 172 injured in China fuel tanker blast

Nearby houses, factories and vehicles damaged

👤 Srimathi Sridharan15 Jun 2020 7:56 AM GMT
19 killed and 172 injured in China fuel tanker blast
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Wenling: A fuel tanker exploded killing 19 people and injuring 172 in China on Saturday.

The incident happened in Wenling, China's eastern region of Zhejiang Province.

The tanker carrying liquefied petroleum gas exploded at a highway exit and damaged nearby houses, factories and vehicles.

The injured are still receiving treatment at a hospital. The cause of the accident is under investigation, media said