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Colombia: Public transport vehicle explosion leaves 7 dead in Rosas

Colombia, Rosas, Cauca
February 18, 2020 at 21:31 GMT +00:00 · Published

The explosion of a public transport vehicle on Monday night caused the death of its seven occupants and left 13 injured in the municipality of Rosas, in Cauca. The blast hit two other nearby cars and several adjacent homes.

The images filmed on Tuesday show the scene of the events, with debris from the explosion and houses damaged by the deflagration.

The police and the Public Prosecutor's Office are making progress in the investigation of the events, and the authorities have ruled out a terrorist attack.

According to the Ministry of Defence, the explosion was accidental.

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The explosion of a public transport vehicle on Monday night caused the death of its seven occupants and left 13 injured in the municipality of Rosas, in Cauca. The blast hit two other nearby cars and several adjacent homes.

The images filmed on Tuesday show the scene of the events, with debris from the explosion and houses damaged by the deflagration.

The police and the Public Prosecutor's Office are making progress in the investigation of the events, and the authorities have ruled out a terrorist attack.

According to the Ministry of Defence, the explosion was accidental.

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