Another two bodies found in Mexico blast

Last updated 14:26 04/02/2013

Relevant offers

World

Clinton secures the Democrat nomination and makes US history Hammer killer gets 20 years jail for Australian's murder Perth photographer captures amazing encounter between shark and surfers Dolly the sheep died young, but her nine-year-old clones appear perfectly healthy In a campaign that pits fear against facts, Hillary Clinton has a tough opponent in Trump Former president Bill Clinton calls on US to vote for Hillary at the Democratic National Convention Brisbane bus stop advice: 'pack up and go back to New Zealand' Former US president Bill Clinton delivers the speech that noone else could Brazilian military police officers in Kiwi fighter Jason Lee's 'kidnapping' arrested The High-Heeled Shoe church formally opens in Taiwan village

Mexico's state-owned oil company says it has found two more bodies amid the rubble of a headquarters building damaged by a still-unexplained blast.

The find raises the death toll of Thursday's explosion to 35 people.

Petroleos Mexicanos operations director Carlos Murrieta had said that rescue crews were looking in the rubble for several more people reported missing, and believed their bodies were in the building's most damaged part.

The bodies of two of the four more people reported missing by their relatives were recovered Sunday.

Officials still have not given any cause for the explosion, though they have said they suspect it was an accident. The blast also injured 121 people.

Rescuers had initially concluded their search Friday but resumed operations when they suspected more bodies were in the rubble.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content