Mill explosion kills six in China
April 01, 2003
by Emily Buckley
CHANGZHOU, CHINA — Six people are reported to have been killed and two injured in a flour mill explosion in east China.
The explosion at Changzhou city’s Maidebao Food Co. razed 350 square meters of factory floor and smashed windows in a nearby workers’ dormitory.
Police are still investigating the cause of the explosion at the factory, which is said to have suffered a previous blast in 1998.