6 Killed, 4 Injured in Chemical Factory Explosion

Six people were killed and four injured after a chemical plant explosion.

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Six people were killed and four injured after an explosion at the Bluesky Chemical Co. in China's Hubei Province Monday.

The explosion occurred at about 5:30 p.m. at the plant that manufactures silicone products and other raw chemical materials. 

Rescuers continued to search for missing workers and an investigation into the cause of the blast was underway.

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