Two dead, one missing in tanker explosion at western German dock

Two dead, one missing in tanker explosion at western German dock

Thursday 1437/6/22 – 2016/03/31

Dortmund, Germany, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — An explosion on an oil tanker rocked a shipyard in western Germany on Thursday morning, killing at least two people, a police statement said, according to dpa.
A third dockworker is missing after the blast in Duisburg, which ripped open at least one of the vessel’s fuel holds.
Police said that the explosion had occurred as a result of work carried out on the ship. The exact cause of the accident is unknown.
–SPA
13:40 LOCAL TIME 10:40 GMT