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USA: Texas hospital explosion leaves one dead, at least 12 wounded01:20

USA: Texas hospital explosion leaves one dead, at least 12 wounded

United States, Gatesville
June 27, 2018 at 09:57 GMT -00:00 · Published

One construction worker was killed and a further 12 were injured after an explosion rocked the Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville, Texas on Tuesday.

According to eyewitnesses, the blast hit a construction site near the hospital. No patients at the hospital were hurt in the incident, officials have confirmed.

The incident reportedly caused part of the building to collapse.

Emergency crews have been dispatched to the scene.

USA: Texas hospital explosion leaves one dead, at least 12 wounded01:20
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One construction worker was killed and a further 12 were injured after an explosion rocked the Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville, Texas on Tuesday.

According to eyewitnesses, the blast hit a construction site near the hospital. No patients at the hospital were hurt in the incident, officials have confirmed.

The incident reportedly caused part of the building to collapse.

Emergency crews have been dispatched to the scene.

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