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Death toll tankwagenramp Pakistan increased to over two hundred

Death toll tankwagenramp Pakistan increased to over two hundred

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The death toll from an accident with a truck in Pakistan Monday has risen to 206. Dozens of victims are still in hospitals, say medical sources at the Pakistani newspaper Dawn. They are in many cases bad.

The tanker collided over a week ago on a motorway near the Pakistani city of Bahawalpur (Punjab).

The tilted vehicle exploded while a large group of people weglekkende fuel to collect. It came already 150 people to life. More than a hundred bystanders were burns.

The cause of the drama is not yet published, but according to politiebronnen was overtired driver of the tanker behind the wheel asleep. Then rolled the car. The explosion may have been caused by a spark from one of the vehicles that allows residents to the place of the accident rushed to his side.

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