Police said in a statement that between 60 and 70 people were injured, some with serious burns.
Video footage filmed from a vehicle which had stopped a short distance away shows a huge plume of dense black smoke - followed by a thunderous explosion and fire ball which rocks the auto. Police said they had closed off the motorway in Borgo Panigale, on Bologna's fringes.
Italian media said a truck carrying cars collided on a bridge with another tanker truck containing explosive materials.
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Another questioned: "What's with the explosion near Bologna airport in Italy?"
Italian media reports that some people were injured by glass flying from windows shattered by the force of the explosion. Videos show flames shooting up in the air after the explosion, replaced later by a thick black cloud of smoke.
In a separate incident on Monday, 12 migrant labourers died in the southern Italian region of Puglia when the van they were travelling in smashed into a lorry.