Nickel-processing plant explosion kills 12 and injures 39 more | World | News

December 24, 2023
37 Views


An explosion at a nickel-processing plant in Indonesia has reportedly killed 12 people with dozens more injured.

Officials at the PT Indonesia Morowali Industrial Park say 39 people suffered a mixture of minor and serious injuries in the blast.

The incident was first reported at around 5.40am GMT.

The cause of the explosion is not yet known.

Dedy Kurniawan, spokesman for the PT Indonesia Morowali Industrial Park, which runs the complex where the plant operates, told the AFP: “The current number of victims is 51 people. 12 people died in the incident. There are 39 people with minor and serious injuries.”

We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

For the latest news and breaking news visit: /news

Stay up to date with all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.

Follow our social media accounts here on facebook.com/DailyExpress and @daily_express



Spread the love

You may be interested

Senate passes Ukraine aid, Israel funding and path to TikTok ban, sending bill to Biden’s desk
World
shares4 views
World
shares4 views

Senate passes Ukraine aid, Israel funding and path to TikTok ban, sending bill to Biden’s desk

Rajendran Achuthan - Apr 24, 2024

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a $95 billion package to provide critical aid to Ukraine and…

FBI director warns of TikTok’s danger
Business
shares6 views
Business
shares6 views

FBI director warns of TikTok’s danger

Rajendran Achuthan - Apr 24, 2024

[ad_1] IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.Heartbreak and hope as Gaza…

Rick Ross Drops Video for Drake Diss ‘Champagne Moments’: Watch
Music
shares6 views
Music
shares6 views

Rick Ross Drops Video for Drake Diss ‘Champagne Moments’: Watch

Rajendran Achuthan - Apr 24, 2024

[ad_1] Rap star dropped "Champagne Moments" after Drake released the Kendrick Lamar (and others) diss track "Push Ups" Rick Ross…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.