Five killed as roof of ice factory caves in

04 Jul, 2016 1:18 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – At least five people were killed when rooftop of an ice factory in New Karachi’s industrial area caved in following a boiler explosion on Monday.

The incident took place in New Karachi’s industrial area when a boiler in the exploded in the ice factory, killing five workers, while several workers present inside the ice factory building trapped under the rubble.

After being informed, police, Rangers and rescue teams have reached the spot and launched relief activities, while the rescue teams faced problems due to leakage of ammonia gas.

The rescue teams retrieved dead bodies of five workers while the rescue operation has been continued at the site of the incident after the reports of trapped workers.

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