Explosion occurs in Turkey, injuries reported (UPDATE)

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Baku, Azerbaijan, June 9

By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:

An explosion has occurred in Turkey's south-eastern Diyarbakir province, the country's Haber7 TV channel reported on June 9.

Some 14 people have been injured as a result of the explosion, according to the preliminary data, while the health condition of four of them is serious.

The explosion occurred when a group of protestors blocked one of the main roads of the province.

One of the protestors had a gas cylinder that exploded at that moment, according to the TV channel.

The cause of the protest hasn't been reported yet. A criminal case has been initiated on the fact.

Edited by CN

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