Taiwan Gas Explosions

Aug 01, 2014, 10:29 AM IST
Flames from an explosion from an underground gas leak in the streets of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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Flames from an explosion from an underground gas leak in the streets of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

A victim in a gas explosion from an underground gas leak is carried from the rubble in a main street in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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A victim in a gas explosion from an underground gas leak is carried from the rubble in a main street in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

A crushed vehicle sits in rubble on a destroyed street after multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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A crushed vehicle sits in rubble on a destroyed street after multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Vehicles are left lie in a destroyed street following multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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Vehicles are left lie in a destroyed street following multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Firemen put out fire on the part of a destroyed street as fire continue to burn following multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Firemen put out fire on the part of a destroyed street as fire continue to burn following multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

People gather on a street destroyed by a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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People gather on a street destroyed by a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Emergency workers survey the damage from a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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Emergency workers survey the damage from a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

A row of destroyed cars line a sewer trench from a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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A row of destroyed cars line a sewer trench from a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

A rooftop view shows a destroyed street from a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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A rooftop view shows a destroyed street from a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Vehicles are left lying on a destroyed street as part of the street is burning with flame following multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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Vehicles are left lying on a destroyed street as part of the street is burning with flame following multiple explosions from an underground gas leak in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

An emergency rescue team uses a sniffer dog to look for missing persons buried as a firetruck lies damaged after massive gas explosions in Kaohsiung.
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An emergency rescue team uses a sniffer dog to look for missing persons buried as a firetruck lies damaged after massive gas explosions in Kaohsiung.

Soldiers use electronic sensors to search for missing persons believed to be buried after massive gas explosions in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
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Soldiers use electronic sensors to search for missing persons believed to be buried after massive gas explosions in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.