At the chemical plant Formosa Chemical and Fiber Corp., located in Taiwan, was a powerful explosion, more than 10 thousand people evacuated. It is reported by the China Daily reported.
“According to preliminary information, the explosion at the plant could occur due to leakage of gas”, – stated in the message.
The incident occurred in the village of Mailiao County Yunlin County.
Rescuers and police arrived at the scene about 20 minutes after I received information about the incident.
According to eyewitnesses, explosion was very powerful, and you could hear him across the County.
Information on victims and wounded were reported.
Also in March, it was reported that the explosion at the plant on production of pesticides of Tianjiayi Chemical company in Eastern China killed 62 people, 640 people were injured.