Gas Explosion at factory in China kills atleast two collapses buildings



    Gas Explosion at factory in China kills atleast two collapses buildings Photo Courtesy: Ningmo

    Nov 26, Beijing: Over two people were killed and dozens more injured in an explosion in eastern China. 

    According to reports, the blast went off at a factory in the port city of Ningbo, at about 09:00 (01:00 GMT) in the, causing some nearby buildings to collapse.

    At least 30 people have been taken to local hospitals amid rescue operations. Pictures from the scene showed the power of the blast, which destroyed cars and buildings.

    The Chinese state media has said the explosion happened in an industrial area, and residential buildings damaged nearby were already empty ahead of planned demolition.

    Some local reports suggested gas canisters could have been the reason for the blast.

    The Oslo Times International News Network

     
     

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