In South Korea the explosion at the plant injured 26 people

В Южной Корее в результате взрыва на заводе пострадали 26 человек

The cause of the accident has not yet reported

The plant Lotte Chemical in South West city Seosan in South Korea, an explosion occurred, which resulted in the affected employees and residents of the southern city Seosan. About this RBC-Ukraine reported citing Yonhap.

The blasts, which began at the naphtha cracker with Lotte Chemical about 3 o’clock in the morning local time (18:00 GMT) already did. Authorities said that control of the situation.

A representative of Lotte Chemical said the company is investigating the cause of the accident and the exact damage. The company has suspended the operations of seven of its 10 facilities in the factory

As you know, Lotte Chemical is one of the leading South Korean petrochemical companies.