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Explosion reported at Iranian oil pipeline

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An oil pipeline in southern Iran exploded on Wednesday, Iran’s state TV reported on Wednesday, citing aging infrastructure as the reason for the blast.

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“This accident did not lead to any casualties,” a local official from the oil-rich province of Khuzestan told state media, adding that the fire had now been put out.

Small tremors were felt in the area following the explosion.

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