BAC NINH - 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 a gas in a tanker truck exploded 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 a total loss of VND2 billion (US$86,000). The injured were taken to hospital. The case is under investigation. - VNS