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73 killed, 110 suffered burns as fuel tanker blows up in Mozambique

MAPUTO: At least 73 people were killed and 110 others suffered burns as fuel tanker blew up in Mozambique.

According to the details, Beira to Malawi bound fuel tanker overturned near a small village in Tete province and the tanker exploded when people gathered around it to siphon off fuel.

Officials said that fire erupted because of heat and the fuel tanker burst into flames. Rescue officials shifted the bodies and injured to the hospital.