Video footage taken by witnesses shows yellow smoke coming out of the plant after the blast. Photo: Weibo Video footage taken by witnesses shows yellow smoke coming out of the plant after the blast. Photo: Weibo
Video footage taken by witnesses shows yellow smoke coming out of the plant after the blast. Photo: Weibo

Chemical plant explosion in central China kills 5 people

  • One person has been taken to hospital with injuries as search and rescue efforts continue at the site in Tianmen, Hubei
  • Blast happened as equipment was tested at a factory that makes compounds used to manufacture drugs, authorities say

Topic |   China chemical plant explosion
Video footage taken by witnesses shows yellow smoke coming out of the plant after the blast. Photo: Weibo Video footage taken by witnesses shows yellow smoke coming out of the plant after the blast. Photo: Weibo
Video footage taken by witnesses shows yellow smoke coming out of the plant after the blast. Photo: Weibo
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