One worker was killed and two others injured following an explosion at a steel company in Ha Tinh Province, north-central Vietnam on Saturday.
A source close to Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper confirmed that the blast occurred at Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation, located inside Vung Ang Economic Zone in Ha Tinh Province, on Saturday afternoon.
The incident killed one person and injured two others.
The three victims are employees of a subcontractor of Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation.
Another source stated that Ky Anh Town General Hospital received three people on Saturday, one of whom was dead on arrival.
The deceased victim, who hailed from north-central Nghe An Province, was later taken to the morgue.
The other two, one from Ha Tinh and the other from north-central Quang Binh Province, suffered severe burns on their faces and chests.
During the admission, the hospital learned that the patients had been injured in an explosion and that they were working for a subcontractor of Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation, the source elaborated.
The two patients are now in stable conditions and are receiving further treatment at the infirmary.