Tanker Explodes – level 1

04-07-2017 07:00

In Pakistan, a tanker drives on a big highway. Suddenly, it flips over. The gas is leaking out of the tank. Police try to close off the area. People come to the accident anyway. They want to get the gas.

Suddenly, the tanker explodes. One hundred and thirty men, women and children die. Seventy-six people are injured.

Difficult words: tanker (a big truck that carries a tank – a big container that holds gas), flip (change position quickly), leak (when there is a small hole that liquid can move through).

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