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February 15, 2019

Tanker explosion kills two in Bologna, Italy

Picture source: Italian fire service

At least two people have died, and dozens more injured, after a road tanker carrying flammable materials exploded following a collision with a lorry on a busy motorway.

The incident happened in Bologna, Italy, earlier today.

A massive fireball could be seen in the immediate aftermath of the collision. Burning material fell down to a car park beneath the blast site on the elevated stretch of the motorway, torching a number of cars below.

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