Gas tanker truck explodes outside Mexico City, kills 20




 
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Gas tanker truck explodes outside Mexico City, kills 20
 
May 7th, 2013  
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Gas tanker truck explodes outside Mexico City, kills 20
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A gas tanker truck exploded on a highway north of Mexico City early on Tuesday, killing at least 20 people and injuring more than 30 others as a fireball tore through cars and homes. Pablo Bedolla, mayor of the Mexico City suburb of Ecatepec, said 20 people died in the blast that engulfed early morning traffic. Television footage showed burned out vehicles and debris strewn all over the highway on the edge of the capital. "It was a ball of fire which exploded as though they'd put a spotlight in the whole window," resident Carlos Gonzalez Silva told Mexican radio. ...




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