Over 120 people have been killed in Pakistan after an oil tanker caught fire and exploded.
The incident occurred on Sunday morning in Bahawalpur, Pakistan’s Punjab province.
Most of the victims were residents of nearby areas who were collecting fuel from the oil tanker, residents told Al Jazeera.
Rescue operations were underway as fire fighters battle to put out the fire.
Dozens of injured people were moved to Bahawalpur Victoria Hospital and other health facilities while people with severe burns were sent to more-equipped hospitals in other cities.
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