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    At Least 3 Dead, 4 Injured in Explosion at Fireworks Storage in China

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    At least three people were killed and four injured in an explosion at fireworks storage in the central Chinese province of Henan, local media reported on Monday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — An explosion occurred in the Jiaozuo city, in the building, where fireworks were stored, Xinhua news agency reported, citing police sources.

    Chinese authorities initiated an investigation into the incident and sent the wounded people to the hospital to provide them with the medical aid.

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