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Child dead in Oldham gas explosion

Child dead in Oldham gas explosion
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A young child has been killed after a gas explosion at a house in Oldham, north-west England.

The blast happened in the Shaw area of the city, damaging five houses.

One man was taken to hospital with 80 percent burns.

Fire and rescue teams are continuing to search through the rubble.

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