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1 killed, one hurt in Pasay City gas refilling station blast

One was confirmed killed and one wounded in an explosion that hit a gas-refilling station in Pasay City on Sunday morning.

In a report on Super Radyo dzBB, Mao dela Cruz  identified the fatality as welder Renato Gaspar, 49, and the wounded as OIC welder Felix Angana.

Personnel from the Pasay City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office confirmed the identities of the casualties.

Pasay City fire authorities are still investigating the cause of the blast that happened at about 9 a.m. at 137 Virata Street in Pasay City.

Local authorities were still waiting for the SOCO personnel to conduct a full investigation into the incident.  —LBG, GMA News