3 workers killed in Khon Kaen ethanol factory explosion

Workers in Thailand change shifts

Workers in Thailand change shifts. Photo: Solidarity Center / flickr.

Three workers were killed in an explosion at an ethanol factory in Khon Kaen’s Non Sila district yesterday morning.

Following the 9.40am report of the explosion at Thai Ethanol Power’s factory on Mittraparp Road, police inspected the scene and initially found that the blast was triggered by sparks from a welder that a worker was using to fix a ruptured bio-gas tank inside the factory.

Full story: The Nation

Pornpan Phetchsaen

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