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# Tanker explosion

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# Explosion
Death toll in South Africa tanker explosion rises to 15 as over 320 injured
A ‘fire bomb’ from the explosion substantially damaged Tambo Memorial Hospital, about 110 yards away, authorities said.
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# Tanker explosion
At least 98 killed after oil tanker explodes in Sierra Leone
The explosion took place in the Wellington suburb of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown.
# Pakistan
NATO oil tanker explosion kills 15 in northwestern Pakistan
After catching fire, the tanker blaze eased and locals tried to take the tanker’s fuel only for a blast to go off and kill 15 people, wounding at least one.