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Gas explosion in Bolivia kills 8 amid Carnival celebrations
© Cyprus Mail | Gas explosion in Bolivia kills 8 amid Carnival celebrations

By Daniel Ramos
 
A street vendor’s cooking gas container exploded on Saturday night amid a Carnival celebration in the Bolivian city of Oruro, killing eight and injuring 40 others, police said.
The vendor, who was cooking deep fried llama rinds, had likely dripped hot oil onto the hose of the cooking gas container, prompting the blast, Oruro police chief Romel Raña said.
The accident took place on a crowded street not far from the main route of the festival’s 4-km (2….. Read More On: Cyprus Mail

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