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Factory explosion in China kills dozens

Rescue workers look for survivors after an explosion in Ningbo, China’s eastern Zhejiang province on Nov. 26, 2017. (Photo: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Factory explosion in China kills dozens

An explosion that ripped through a motor wheels factory in the eastern China province of Jiangsu killed 71 people and injured 186, the official Xinhua news agency said on Sunday.

Earlier it had said the blast, that occurred on Saturday, killed 69 and injured roughly 200.

The accident at the Zhongrong Metal Products Co Ltd plant, which makes aluminum wheels for automakers including General Motors Co. (Reuters)

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