Firefighters look for residents trapped in collapsed buildings in the aftermath of a tanker truck explosion near a highway in Wenling in eastern China’s Zhejiang province on Saturday. Photo: AP Firefighters look for residents trapped in collapsed buildings in the aftermath of a tanker truck explosion near a highway in Wenling in eastern China’s Zhejiang province on Saturday. Photo: AP
Firefighters look for residents trapped in collapsed buildings in the aftermath of a tanker truck explosion near a highway in Wenling in eastern China’s Zhejiang province on Saturday. Photo: AP

China orders investigation of deadly highway fuel tanker blast

  • Death toll from explosion rises to 20, with 172 injured, including a 94-year-old
  • Search and rescue efforts continue as emergency workers sift through rubble of more than 200 homes

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Firefighters look for residents trapped in collapsed buildings in the aftermath of a tanker truck explosion near a highway in Wenling in eastern China’s Zhejiang province on Saturday. Photo: AP Firefighters look for residents trapped in collapsed buildings in the aftermath of a tanker truck explosion near a highway in Wenling in eastern China’s Zhejiang province on Saturday. Photo: AP
Firefighters look for residents trapped in collapsed buildings in the aftermath of a tanker truck explosion near a highway in Wenling in eastern China’s Zhejiang province on Saturday. Photo: AP
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