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Explosion and fire hit chemical plant in east China

English.news.cn 2015-06-13 01:02:11

 
Photo taken on June 12, 2015 shows the fire at a chemical plant in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province. An explosion and ensuing fire hit a chemical plant in Nanjing on Friday night, fire fighters said. An epoxyethane device at a plant in the chemical industry park in Nanjing got exploded and then triggered fire at about 9:15 p.m.. The fire spread to three of six chemical tanks nearby. (Xinhua/Han Yuqing)

NANJING, June 12 (Xinhua) -- An explosion and ensuing fire hit a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing on Friday night, fire fighters said

An epoxyethane device at a plant in the chemical industry park in Nanjing got exploded and then triggered fire at about 9:15 p.m.. The fire spread to three of six chemical tanks nearby.

Each tank has a storage capacity of 1,000 cubic meters.

Workers have moved to safe areas after the explosion.

More than 200 fire fighters arrived at the site to put out the fire. 

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[Editor: An Lu]
 
Explosion and fire hit chemical plant in east China
                 English.news.cn | 2015-06-13 01:02:11 | Editor: An Lu

 
Photo taken on June 12, 2015 shows the fire at a chemical plant in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province. An explosion and ensuing fire hit a chemical plant in Nanjing on Friday night, fire fighters said. An epoxyethane device at a plant in the chemical industry park in Nanjing got exploded and then triggered fire at about 9:15 p.m.. The fire spread to three of six chemical tanks nearby. (Xinhua/Han Yuqing)

NANJING, June 12 (Xinhua) -- An explosion and ensuing fire hit a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing on Friday night, fire fighters said

An epoxyethane device at a plant in the chemical industry park in Nanjing got exploded and then triggered fire at about 9:15 p.m.. The fire spread to three of six chemical tanks nearby.

Each tank has a storage capacity of 1,000 cubic meters.

Workers have moved to safe areas after the explosion.

More than 200 fire fighters arrived at the site to put out the fire. 

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