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3 students killed as blast rocks university lab in Beijing
Published on: 2018-12-28
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051Three students have been killed in a laboratory blast at a Beijing university. "There was an explosion at the experimental site during a scientific research experiment" on wastewater treatment in the Environmental Engineering Laboratory, said the Beijing Fire Department.

"The accident caused three students to die," it added in a statement posted on its social media account.

050The incident occurred just after 9:30am local time at the Beijing Jiaotong University in the western part of the city.

052Videos of the scene, broadcast on local media, showed large flames and plumes of smoke pouring out of a low-rise building on the university campus.

053About 30 fire engines were sent to the scene and took nearly an hour to get the blaze under control. Local authorities are launching an investigation into the cause of the incident.

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