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Amateur footage of deadly Mexico hotel blast aftermath

At least seven people have died, including five Canadian tourists, and 15 people have been injured in an explosion at a luxury hotel on Mexico's Caribbean coast, officials say.

The blast, believed to have been caused by a build-up of natural gas, blew out windows at the 676-room Grand Riviera Princess hotel in Playa del Carmen.

Amateur footage of the scene courtesy of 570 News.

  • 15 Nov 2010