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As a result of explosion on a gas plant in Central China, 12 people were killed, 13 were seriously injured and another three unaccounted for. It is reported by Voice of America.
According to local media reports, the explosion occurred on Friday evening, July 19, in the city of Yima is located in the Henan province. The blast broke Windows in three kilometers from the epicenter and knocked the door inside the buildings.
The official news Agency Xinhua reported that the explosion occurred in the installation of air separation gas plant Yima company Henan Coal Gas (Group) Co.
In search and rescue operations attended by about 270 people. They made three rounds of searches.
In March, a powerful explosion at a chemical plant in China’s Jiangsu province has claimed the lives of 47 people.
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