Fires rage after China chemical blast
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China chemical blast: Fires rage at fertiliser plant

The death toll from a huge blast at a chemical plant in eastern China has jumped to 47, with 90 badly injured, according to state news agency Xinhua.

The powerful explosion followed a fire at the factory which produces fertiliser.

The casualty numbers make it one of China's worst industrial accidents in recent years.

  • 22 Mar 2019
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