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6 Injured in Romanian Oil Refinery Explosion

World | April 6, 2012, Friday // 18:12| Views: 1807 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: 6 Injured in Romanian Oil Refinery Explosion 6 people have been injured in the OMV-owned Petrobrazi plant in Romania. Photo by petrolplaza.com

Six persons have been injured Friday in an explosion at the Petrobrazi refinery in Prahova county, Southern Romania.

The explosion, which occurred Friday afternoon, was followed by a fire. Three of the injured persons are Austrian citizens, the local medical authorities said, as cited by Mediafax.

All of the injured persons are in a stable condition. The explosion is reported to have occurred during repairs of the sewage system but specific causes have been reported yet.

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