BAC NINH (VNS)— An explosion injured 37 people at a gas extraction factory in northern Bac Ninh Province's Thuan Thanh District yesterday.
Nguyen Dang San, vice head of Bac Ninh Industrial Zone's Management Board said gas in a tanker truck exploded while being extracted.
Four fire trucks were sent to stamp out the fire. The truck was a write-off and the ceiling of a storage unit destroyed, at an estimated loss of VND2 billion (US$86,000).
The injured were taken to hospital. The case is under investigation. — VNS