An explosion occurred at a garment factory in Yuhang, Hangzhou, injuring three people. According to a report from the Yuhang District Government of Hangzhou City, at 9:30 on May 15, an employee of Hangzhou Bochuang Fashion Co., Ltd. in Yuhang District was using detergent (flammable products) to clean clothes in a 6-square-meter stain cleaning room. Improper flashover caused three employees to suffer varying degrees of burns.
∆ Yuhang District Emergency Management Bureau Picture
On the afternoon of May 15, Nandu reporters came to Hangzhou Hangsi Fashion Co., Ltd. In the industrial park, two fire trucks were parked in the park and police staff were at the scene. Witness Yang Fang (pseudonym) at the scene told Nandu reporters that the incident occurred on the 7th floor of a building near the main road in the park. He was downstairs when the garment workshop exploded. Yang Fang said that the workshop involved was a post-packaging workshop, and the injured were cleaning clothing at the time.
According to Hangzhou Transportation Economic Radio, the family members of the injured said that the door of the explosion workshop was deformed and people outside the workshop kicked the door open Only then did the injured be rescued.
Yang Fang said that he was downstairs in the explosion workshop at the time. The accident injured two women and one man. The three injured were carried to the ambulance with severe burns all over their bodies.
The reporter saw at the scene that another female employee who witnessed the incident was so frightened that she could not speak, with a sad look on her face. As of about 15:00 on the 15th, other workshops in the building involved were operating normally, but the workshop involved was suspended and police were investigating on site.
Industrial and commercial information shows that Hangzhou Bochuang Fashion Co., Ltd. was established in 2017 with a registered capital of 1 million. The legal representative is Chen Qiang. The company was once named Hangzhou Hangsi Jinchuang Clothing Co., Ltd.’s business scope is processing and manufacturing clothing products.
According to a report from the Yuhang District Government of Hangzhou City at nearly 17:00 on May 15, three injured people are being treated at the Second Zhejiang Hospital. , the person in charge of the company has been controlled, and the relevant situation is under further investigation. </p