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Liquid ammonia leak kills 15 people, injures 25 at cold storage plant in Shanghai

BEIJING — At least 15 people were killed Saturday after liquid ammonia leaked from a refrigeration unit at a cold storage plant in China’s financial hub of Shanghai, the local government said.

Twenty-five people were injured in the accident, which happened at a plant in the Baoshan district of the east coast city, the Shanghai government Information Office said. Five of the injured were in serious condition.

 The government identified the plant as Weng’s Cold Storage Industrial Co. Ltd., but gave no further details. The cause of the leak was not immediately known and investigations led by the city’s work safety bureau were under way, it said.The Information Office said an environmental monitoring station in the district did not detect any negative impact from the leak.

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1 dead in explosion at Indiana plant, officials say

Associated Press

 

An explosion at a fertilizer plant in northwest Indiana has killed one person.

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department confirmed that one person was killed in an explosion in Union Mills.

Sheriff’s Deputy Neil Lachmund says all other people are accounted for after the explosion Monday afternoon at the Union Mills Co-op. It’s about 50 miles southeast of Chicago. Lachmund says two other people are being checked for injuries.

The blast follows one less than two weeks ago at a chemical plant in Louisiana that makes fertilizer. That blast killed done worker and injured seven others.

An April 17 fertilizer plant blast in West, Texas, killed 15 people.