It is said the short circuit due to to liquid leakage caused the explosion. One worker suffered minor injuries.
Southern News reporter Kou Jinming blue letter light
Ejected from the tanker at the top of the two liquids, then the two liquids rushed the transport handling console on the ceiling, collision, atomization, lighten, red, and instantly turned into a sea of fire ...
Yesterday 13:30 Xu, the Yongxing Petrochemical Co., Ltd., Dongguan City, near the entrance of a tanker explosion near instantly turned into a sea of fire. There were three staff are about 2 meters high near the operating table, jumped off the platform to escape immediately after the explosion. According to reports, the the tanker explosion triggered fire for about half an hour later extinguished, did not result in a greater impact; 3 staff, tanker drivers shoulder abrasions.
Incident in Daojiao Town, Dongguan Lee Chau Kok Road Yongxing Petrochemical Co., Ltd. of Dongguan City. Around 16 Xu yesterday, the Southern reporter rushed to see the factory guard duty room, a civilian police and the leadership of the plant employees are watching the surveillance video of the scene of the explosion. At the factory gate, the reporter from afar, parked a few tens of meters away from the factory gate on the 2nd and the 3rd transport between the loading and unloading platform, tanker, vehicle tires have been burned down, and the bottom of the tank is also Xunde one black.
"It's like a blockbuster movie!" It is at the site of the incident near an eyewitness said, "the sound was very loud, almost deafened ears and I saw the fire spread from the tanker to the surrounding open, while smoke emerge. "
And other staff of anonymity recalled yesterday 13:30 Xu, he was resting, suddenly heard the "boom" of loud noise, and he saw out of the dormitory, a tanker above the factory district fire The large fire is very fierce, straight jump over, also accompanied by thick and pungent and irritating odor. "he said, these are chemical industrial raw materials, is a flammable liquid, burning up very rapidly.
Witnessed: the sound of explosions was almost deafened ears
According to the workers of nearby factories, chemical plant explosion, a loud sound of explosions, emitting much smoke, a nearby factory workers can see smoke rising. "After the accident, local firefighters had arrived at the factory. The after tanker explosion triggered the fire was extinguished, the local police and insurance companies have rushed to someone's factory, to investigate the incident.
Responsible person before the incident, the tanker valves some leakage, several staff members are planning to remove the tank ink solvent, solvent may leak corrosive vehicle wire insulation, electrical short circuit occurred to cause the accident. "
According to the staff of the plant, in addition to the tanker drivers in the jump off the platform in the shoulder abrasions, no other casualties, "that injured the driver is left on their own, not much thing."
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