Two die, 7 injured in east China mine blast
Two people were killed and seven injured in a mine blast in east China’s Fujian Province Tuesday, local authorities said.
Explosives in a Shunchang county’s mine went off at 9:35 a.m., killing two at the scene and injuring seven others, said the county’s government in a statement.
Two with eye injuries were rushed to a hospital in the provincial capital Fuzhou and the other five went to Shunchang County Hospital, it said.
Police are investigating the incident.