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  5/23/2013, Sivan 14, 5773

Update: One Death in Ramat Hovev Explosion

One person was killed, Thursday evening, in an explosion in the Ramat Hovev industrial site in the Negev, near Be'er Sheva'. The Magen David Adom emergency service was adminstering first aid to another victim who had light to moderate injuries. There were no other reports of injuries.

Firefighters brought the situation under control. Police and fire investigators will look into the cause of the blast.