Explosion on tanker at Chinese repair yard, one dead and two missing

Explosion on tanker at Chinese repair yard, one dead and two missing

An explosion occurred onboard a tanker at Jingjiang Huaxin Ship Repair in Jiangsu, China yesterday, the local work safety administration has announced.

According to the announcement, the incident happened when four workers were doing maintenance work on oil tanker Rui Fu You 068. One worker is dead, another one has suffered severe injuries, while the other two are missing.

Search and rescue work continues and authorities have started investigations into the incident.

Jason Jiang

Jason worked for a number of logistics firms following his English degree, then switched this hands-on experience to writing and has since become one the most prolific writers on the diverse China logistics industry writing for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week. Jason’s access to the biggest shippers with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives.

Related Posts