Posted on April 12, 2018 by Ashleigh Cowie
One person has been killed and nine have been injured after a tank blast while nine more were injured in a tank blast which occurred at a shipbuilding yard in Russia.
According to local authorities the explosion occurred at Russian Almaz yard on the 11th April.
The incident is said to have happened inside a research ship, which was undergoing repairs. It is unclear how much damage was sustained by the vessel.
The injured workers at the St.Petersburg-based yard sustained burns and were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning.
An investigation has been launched in to the cause of the explosion.
Updates to follow...