7 killed after explosion in Chinese nursery

59 people were injured in the explosion

7 killed after explosion in Chinese nursery

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Seven people have been killed in an explosion at a nursery in China.

It's understood the blast took place near a kindergarten and happened when children were leaving in the afternoon.

59 people were injured and the cause of the explosion is unclear. 

A local police official confirmed the incident and said it was under investigation. 

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