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Swamp Gas May Be Trigger To Deadly Hotel Explosion

Authorities believe a build-up of swamp gas caused a deadly explosion at hotel along the Caribbean coast in Mexico.

Seven people were killed, five Canadian tourists and two Mexican workers.

Seventeen others were wounded, including two Americans.

It happened when the gas explosion ripped through the restaurant at the hotel in Playa Del Carmen.

The blast is still under investigation.

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