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Woman, daughter die weeks after food truck explosion

Published On: Jul 24 2014 09:31:10 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 24 2014 09:32:59 AM EDT

2 die weeks after food truck explosion


A mother and daughter who were severely burned in a food truck explosion earlier this month have died from their injuries.

Seventeen-year-old Jaylin Landaverry and her mother Olga Galdamez were inside the truck that exploded back on July 1 in Philadelphia's Hunting Park.

The two were inside La Parrillada Chapina food truck that Galdamez owned at the time of the explosion.

The truck was parked in the 300 block of West Wyoming Avenue.


Officials said a leaky propane tank was to blame.

Landaverry died late Tuesday night and her 42-year-old mother passed away Sunday.