|An explosion happens at a steel smelting furnace in Quất Động Industrial Zone in Hà Nội’s Thường Tín District.— Photo dantri.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Two workers were injured yesterday morning in an explosion at a steel smelting furnace in Quất Động Industrial Zone in Hà Nội’s Thường Tín District.
Chairman of Thường Tín District People’s Committee Kiều Xuân Huy confirmed the news to the media and said the explosion took place at a three-tonne steel smelting furnace of Việt Hàn Company in the industrial zone. The explosion damaged part of the company’s workshop.
Five firefighting engines reached the spot to control the flames and rescue people.
According to Hà Nội Fire Fighting and Control’s Team 12, this is the second explosion at the smelting furnace of the company. The previous explosion took place in March 2012, in which two persons were killed and six injured. — VNS