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November 20, 2019
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CNG cylinder explosion kills four, injures three in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: At least four people killed, and three injured on Monday when Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) cylinder exploded at a filling station of Peshawar, the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province.


The incident took place at Ring Road of the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province; killing at least four people on the spot while three others got injured.

Intensity of the explosion could be observed as the roof of filling station blew and two other vehicles were completely demolished.

The rescue teams reached immediately on the spot and shifted the injured and dead bodies to Lady Reading Hospital.