Tanker Explodes – level 2

04-07-2017 07:00

In Pakistan, a tanker flipped over on a major highway. Police tried to cordon off the accident, but many people flocked there to get the gas leaking from the tanker. Suddenly, the tanker exploded, killing over 130 people and injuring 76 more. Men, women and children died in the explosion.

Difficult words: tanker (a large truck that carries a tank with gas), cordon off (close off an area), flock (when many people or animals come somewhere).

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