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Belgium: One dead, two injured in steel plant blast01:31

Belgium: One dead, two injured in steel plant blast

Belgium, Ghent
November 20, 2017 at 23:43 GMT +00:00 · Published

One person died and two others were injured after a blast at the ArcelorMittal steel plant in Ghent on Monday afternoon.

One eyewitness said: “We passed with the car, there's a highway nearby, and we saw the flames, and we decided to come over. And, apparently, we looked it up and there was an explosion this afternoon at about three o’ clock, and someone died because they tried to fill up a tank or something and something went wrong with the filter.”

The exact reason for the incident is still unclear.

Belgium: One dead, two injured in steel plant blast01:31
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One person died and two others were injured after a blast at the ArcelorMittal steel plant in Ghent on Monday afternoon.

One eyewitness said: “We passed with the car, there's a highway nearby, and we saw the flames, and we decided to come over. And, apparently, we looked it up and there was an explosion this afternoon at about three o’ clock, and someone died because they tried to fill up a tank or something and something went wrong with the filter.”

The exact reason for the incident is still unclear.

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