03/04/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Kenyan Oil Tanker Explodes, Kills At Least 110

The death toll from the oil tanker explosion in Molo has now risen to at least 110 people. Rift Valley PC Hassan Noor said 91 bodies had been counted at the scene, while 20 more had been taken to the mortuary.

Kenya Red Cross says most of the over 100 dead were women and children, besides the men who rushed to the scene upon learning that an oil tanker had overturned along the road.

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