Road ac­ci­dent death toll rises to 31

China Daily (Canada) - - CHINA -

The death toll from a truck col­li­sion and re­sult­ing ex­plo­sion on March 1 has risen to 31, with nine oth­ers still miss­ing, au­thor­i­ties said on Thurs­day. The ac­ci­dent hap­pened at 2:50 pm, when two tankers loaded with methanol, a poi­sonous and flammable liq­uid of­ten used as a fuel, were in­volved in a rear-end col­li­sion in­side the Yan­hou Tun­nel of a high­way.

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