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3 killed, 13 injured in multiple explosions in China

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015,17:06 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Beijing | Three people were killed and 13 others injured in multiple explosions in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region today. 

The series of blasts occurred at the seat of Liucheng county and the surrounding areas, with the first one heard at about 3:50 pm local time, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
Pictures online showed a building half-collapsed in Dapu Township. Witnesses also saw vehicles damaged on the road and people injured in the blasts.
Initial investigation showed that explosives could have been placed inside express delivery packages, the report said. Residents said they heard explosions at about 4.45 pm, and that part of a building had collapsed, state-run CCTV said.