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Three Killed in Chemical Plant Explosion

May 6, 2019
Three people were killed and one hospitalized after an explosion at the Azot chemical plant in Russia Monday.
 
The plant is owned by Uralchem, a fertilizer producer.
 
The Emergency Situations Ministry was monitoring air quality at the plant and said there is no threat to the population.
 
A criminal investigation was underway into multiple deaths due to safety violations at a facility that produces explosives.