Man Decapitated By Exploding Gas Bottle

Sihanoukville: At 3:30 pm on 20 July 2019, a gas tank used for metal cutting (oxyacetylene?) exploded, killing a man instantly and blowing his head about 100 meters away.

The incident occurred in Steung Hav district, Preah Sihanouk province.

The victim, Peth Sophath , 39 years old, was from Takeo.

After the incident, the authorities conducted a forensic examination, and concluded the man had been killed by the explosion.

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