Explosions and fire at Dutch Shell plant

Jun 04, 2014, 12:51 AM EDT
Fire crews are tackling a blaze at a Shell chemical plant in the Netherlands following a series of explosions.
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Fire crews are tackling a blaze at a Shell chemical plant in the Netherlands following a series of explosions. Television footage showed flames and smoke pouring from the plant in Moerdijk, south of Rotterdam. Two people suffered minor burns, but the cause of the blasts - heard from more than 30km (20 miles) away - remains unknown.
Background:
Explosions and fire at Dutch Shell plant [BBC]
Two injured in Dutch Shell plant blaze [Borneo Post]

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