CHINA TUNNEL BLAST INJURES 12, TRAPS 12

Beijing, – A blast ripped through a railway tunnel under construction in China’s Guizhou Province on Tuesday, leaving 12 people injured and 12 others trapped, local authorities said.

The accident happened today afternoon in the Liulong Township of Dafang County, According to a statement by country government spokesman, reported by Xinhua news agency.

The injured have been rushed to hospital. Rescue work has been suspended because of high carbon monoxide density at the site. The cause of the accident is being investigated. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency