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5 killed in Iran gas pipeline explosion

IANS  |  Tehran 

At least five people were killed on Thursday in an explosion of a pipeline that links the from Mahshahr city to city in Iran, the reported.

Six other people were injured in the explosion, Governor told news agency.

He said four cars exploded in the incident as he ruled out the possibility of any sabotage act, saying that the leaks in the worn-out pipeline was the cause of explosion.

is the capital of oil-rich province on the border with

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 18:10 IST
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