7 killed in Mexican resort explosion

Seven people died Sunday in an explosion at a resort in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, according to the New York Times.

The explosion was likely caused by a natural gas buildup, according to CNN.

Twelve other people, including two Americans, were injured in the explosion. Investigation into whether the hotel was properly constructed is under way, according to The New York Times.

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