Two People Seriously Injured After Explosion at Chemical Site in Leverkusen, Germany

Several people were injured, including two seriously, after an explosion at a chemical site in Leverkusen, Germany, on the morning of July 27, according to a media release from the plant.

The media release added that five people were missing. The cause of the explosion, which occurred at 9:40 am, was not yet known.

This footage, filmed approximately one kilometre south of the site of the explosion, shows smoke billowing into the air. Credit: Arzu Kara via Storyful

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