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Oil tanker fire burns 9 vehicles, bridge

08-04-2011 14:17 BJT

Vehicles are burnt to ruins after being engulfed by fire caused by a truck's collision into
the back of an oil tanker on a bridge in Yulin, Northwest China's Shaanxi province, August
2, 2011. Five people were hurt but no deaths were reported in the accident that happened
around 9:40 pm Tuesday. The strong fire, fuelled by the spilt oil, burnt nine vehicles in
total and created cracks in the bridge, which local authorities said would take two to
three months to repair. [Photo/CFP]

Firefighters extinguish a fire caused by a truck's collision into the back of an oil tanker
on a bridge in Yulin, Northwest China's Shaanxi province, August 2, 2011. [Photo/CFP]

A repair team checks the condition of a bridge burnt by a fire caused by a truck's
collision into the back of an oil tanker in Yulin, Northwest China's Shaanxi province,
August 3, 2011. [Photo/CFP]

Editor:Yang Jie |Source: China Daily

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