Gas blast kills six in Russia

The blast occurred shortly after midnight Saturday in a building where construction workers lived.

Updated: Feb 10, 2013, 12:32 PM IST

Moscow: Six people died in a gas explosion and ensuing fire at a construction site in Russia`s northern region of Komi, the emergencies ministry said Sunday.
The blast occurred shortly after midnight Saturday in a building where construction workers lived.

Firefighting teams rescued 13 people from the burning building.

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