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Pakistani investigators examine the site of an explosion in Lahore, Pakistan, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Pakistani police say a blast near parked fruit trucks has wounded some people, collapsed the roof of small school building and destroyed a truck in the eastern city of Lahore. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

August 11, 2017
OAN Newsroom

Three people are dead and at least another 25 are injured following a powerful explosion in Pakistan Friday.

The incident happened in a scarcely populated area of the Bajour tribal region close to the Afghanistan border.

Initial reports suggest the blast was caused by a remotely detonated roadside bomb.

No one has claimed responsibility for the attack.

However, the area is known to have a heavy Taliban presence with insurgent attacks occurring on a regular basis.

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