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Explosion kills four in Natal, Brazil.

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In the early hours of Sunday an explosion took the lives of four people in city of Natal, Brazil. Two other people were injured in the explosion.

The military police said that the explosion occured at 3am and caused seven houses to collapse in the Mae Luiza neighborhood in the eastern part of Natal. It is believed that accident occurred due to an explosion of a gas cylinder.

The victims were a 49-year old woman and her 18- year old daughter, a 57-year old and 44-year old women. Two others were taken to hospital but their status is unknown. The civil department ruled out any more casualties, but a search of the buildings was conducted to analyze any potential risks.

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