Two injured as explosion hits logistics centre in China

Two people were injured in an explosion that hit a logistics centre in China.

The blast happened while a truck was being loaded with beer, paint, and other goods at the warehouse in Yuntai Logistics in Shandong province’s Linyi City on Wednesday, January 19.

Footage shows debris scattered around the logistics centre, with fresh smoke still rising from the blast site.

Linyi police said two stevedores suffered minor injuries and have been taken to the hospital for treatment. Authorities are now investigating the specific cause of the accident.