In Shandong Province, China, a chemical blast leaves nine missing and 2 injured

Another chemical blast has been reported in China. This explosion occurred at 8:20 am local time at an explosives factory of the Shandong Tianbao Chemical Industry Corporation in Shandong Province's Pingyi County. At this time, nine people are reported missing and two injured.

Explosions at Chinese industrial facilities have been occurring since July 2015.

Advice For Travellers

Any travellers in the Pingyi County of Chandong Province should avoid the area of the explosion. The factory is located on Mengyang South Road in Pingyi County.

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