Russia: One killed in gas station blast

At least one man has been killed and six others were injured in an explosion that rocked a gasoline station in southwest Russia`s Dagestan region.

Updated: Jul 08, 2012, 22:25 PM IST

Moscow: At least one man has been killed and six others were injured on Sunday in an explosion that rocked a gasoline station in southwest Russia`s Dagestan region, RIA Novosti reported.
The blast took place around 3 pm in the capital Makhachkala, the emergencies ministry said.
The reason behind the explosion was not known. A total of 94 residents of nearby building were evacuated after the blast.

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