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Blast in Pakistani Kashmir kills three

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Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) -- A blast near a small army medical dispensary in Pakistani-administered Kashmir killed at least three soldiers Wednesday morning, police said.

The incident took place outside the army medical unit about 7 a.m., said Irfan Kashfi, police superintendent.

Three soldiers died in the blast, and another three were seriously injured and transferred to a military hospital in the nearby town of Rawalakot, Kashfi said.

It was not immediately clear what type of bombing it was, he added.

Journalist Umar Aziz Khan contributed to this report.