An explosion at a factory in China


An explosion at a steel factory in China (photo:

15.05.12.Vzryv roared at about 3:48 local time at a steel plant of Shaoguan Steel Co. Ltd in the municipality of Shaoguan, South China Guangdong province.

Detonation occurred at a time when workers of China MCC5 Group Corp. engaged in the installation of equipment.

According to reports from local authorities, eight people were killed on the spot and another died in hospital on Monday evening, May 14.

Also 6 people were injured, one of them is in critical condition. Cause of the explosion is not yet known, but experts are investigating the case.

This case is not unique. The last such incident occurred in February 2012. Then, in an explosion at a chemical plant in northern China killed 13 people, 43 were wounded.

Ian Shebalin

Source: Life News Online

Like this post? Please share to your friends: