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Death Toll in Volgograd Explosion Reaches 15

World | December 30, 2013, Monday // 10:36| Views: 967 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: Death Toll in Volgograd Explosion Reaches 15 Photo by ITAR-TASS

The death toll from Monday morning’s explosion on a trolleybus in Volgograd has reached 15.

“Twelve people died at the blast site, two people died on the way to the hospital, one more person died at the hospital,” a source in the city medical services told ITAR-TASS.

There are 27 people in hospital being treated for various injuries.

The explosion, believed to be caused by a suicide bomber, is the 2nd straight in the city, following a blast at a train station on Sunday, which killed 17.

In October, a female suicide bomber blew herself up on a bus in Volgograd, killing 6.

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