Factory Blast In China Kills Dozens Of People
Chinese state media say an explosion at a workshop in an eastern Chinese city has killed 68 people and injured more than 200, some of them with severe burns.
The official Xinhua News Agency says it occurred at 7:37 a.m. at a car polishing workshop of a metal products company.
Officials are investigating the cause of the blast and working on rescue efforts and providing medical treatment.
Two executives at the plant were taken away.