CHINA - Jiangsu factory explosion leaves at least 65 dead, hundreds injured [AN]


The explosion was caused by contact between fine metal powder and naked flame. The Zhongrong Plating Company in Kunshan (50 kilometers from Shanghai) manufactures automotive components: its customers include General Motors. The hospitals are requesting assistance from other health care facilities and appealing to public to donate blood.



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