At least one dead, five burned in eastern Mexico pipeline explosionStaff Writer | August 19, 2017
At least one person died and five others suffered burns after a pipeline exploded during an illegal tap in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz.
Disaster Fuel thieves regularly tap Pemex pipelines
The fire had been brought under control, state emergency services said on Twitter.
Fuel thieves regularly tap Pemex pipelines, stealing millions of liters of fuel in high-risk maneuvers that can often be deadly. ■