One dead and six missing in EXPLOSION at BASF SE chemical plant in Germany
The blast is believed to have taken place the BASF SE chemical company’s facility at a river harbour in Ludwigshafen late Monday morning during works on a pipeline corridor.
One person has died with at least another six people missing.
Video footage showed huge, bright flames coming out the plant while plumes of thick, dark black smoke billowed hundreds of feet into the air from the company's headquarters.
Huge fires and explosions at the #BASF in Ludwigshafen, Germany. About 2 miles from my home - keep your windows closed!! pic.twitter.com/bD6Qv9hYhk
— Michi Leber (@MichiLeber) October... read more
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