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At about 1:10 a.m. on May 2, two people died and 18 were injured in a burning accident at no. 2 calcium carbide furnace of Shaanxi Hengyuan Investment Group, located in Shenmu, Shaanxi province. At present, the company involved has stopped production for rectification, and the person responsible has been brought under control. The specific cause of the accident is under further investigation. At the same time, Shenmu city to the territory of all calcium carbide enterprises and key hazardous enterprises to carry out a comprehensive investigation and rectification.
It is understood that at the time of the incident, the enterprise 2 calcium carbide furnace in the power failure treatment furnace material surface in the process of hardening occurred in the collapse of the material, resulting in high temperature gas and solid ejected outward. Twenty people at the site suffered burns of varying degrees as they were on shift. All the wounded were sent to the hospital for treatment in the first time, among which 2 died, 8 suffered severe burns and 10 suffered mild to moderate burns. At present, medical experts from Shaanxi province and Yulin city have rushed to hospitals to guide treatment.
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