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5 killed in landslide in China

Beijing, November 6:At least five people have been killed in a landslide on a mountain caused by explosion at a quarry in northwest China.

The incident happened in Yongdeng County in Lanzhou of Gansu Province yesterday.

The five workers from a local mining company were working at the quarry, where explosion are part of their daily duties.

According to sources, the explosion triggered the mountain collapse at about 6 pm. Rescuers had recovered all of the five deceased.

The incident is under investigation.

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