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    A total of 3 people were killed and several injured as a result of an explosion in a high-rise building in China’s Harbin city.

    BEIJING (Sputnik) — A total of 3 people were killed and several injured as a result of an explosion in a high-rise building in China’s Harbin city, northeast Heilongjiang province, local media reported on Tuesday.

    According to the Xinhua news agency, the explosion occurred at about 4:40 a.m. local time [20:40 GMT], breaking windows and damaging three floors of the building.

    The blast was allegedly caused by a gas leakage, further investigation is carried out.

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